Tulane Law School
About Admission & Financial Aid Student Life Programs Faculty Library Employers & Careers Life After Law School News

Stacy Seicshnaydre

Associate Dean of Experiential Learning and Public Interest Programs and 
William K. Christovich Associate Professor of Law

BA, University of Notre Dame; JD, magna cum laude, Tulane University

E-mail:  sseicshn@tulane.edu
Telephone:  504.865.5158
Office:  Weinmann Hall, Room 130-S

Stacy Seicshnaydre is a leading authority on fair housing and anti-discrimination law, and her research and writing on housing law and policy have been influential in federal civil rights litigation.

As director of Tulane Law School’s Civil Litigation Clinic from 2004 to 2016, she guided students in the representation of clients on a variety of civil rights cases in federal courts at the district and appellate levels. She was founding executive director and later general counsel of the Greater New Orleans Fair Housing Action Center.

Seicshnaydre clerked for Judge W. Eugene Davis of the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals then was the first Tulane Law graduate to receive a Skadden Fellowship, through which she worked as a staff attorney for the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law in Washington, D.C.

She has served on the board of the Inclusive Communities Project and National Fair Housing Alliance and on the Louisiana Advisory Committee to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights.
Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy cited her work in the landmark disparate impact case of Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs v. Inclusive Communities Project.

Professor Seicshnaydre's CV      SSRN author page

Fall 2016 - Fair Housing Law & Litigation
Spring 2017 -  

View publications by clicking the categories.
Articles Essay Other


For media inquiries, contact:
Linda P. Campbell
Director of Communications
tel 504.865.5976

©Tulane University Law School | Weinmann Hall | 6329 Freret Street | New Orleans, LA 70118 | 504.865.5939    Privacy Policy
Tulane University Home
admin login