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Stacy Seicshnaydre

William K. Christovich Associate Professor of Law and Director, Civil Litigation Clinic
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 since 2004, she has 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.

Professor Seicshnaydre's CV      SSRN author page 

Fall 2014 -  Civil Litigation Clinic
Spring 2015 - Civil Litigation Clinic; Civil Advocacy Seminar 


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The Times-Picayune, "Public defenders' fee on guilty clients is fought Tulane Law Clinic files federal suit," Wednesday, March 02, 2011
CityBusiness, "Tulane professor critical of post-Katrina public housing policy," Monday, June 2, 2008
Tulane NewWave, "Good policy equals fair housing," Monday, June 2, 2008
The Times-Picayune, "Kenner accused of housing violation: Group says apartment ban is discriminatory," Friday, April 11, 2008
Times-Picayune, "Plan for resettling public housing residents OK'd," July 10, 2007
Op-Ed, The Times-Picayune, ?The Housing Next Door,? March 16, 2007
the Times Picayune, "Tenant admitted to River Garden after suing: Housing officials had turned her down," Thursday, December 07, 2006

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