Professors Cox ’90 and Moriearty Named Co-Directors of Law Clinics

Professor Prentiss Cox ’90 and Professor Perry Moriearty were recently appointed co-directors of Law Clinics.

The two-year appointment, which took effect on July 6, runs through the summer 2022.

Laura Thomas, who previously directed the Law Clinics, was sworn in as a Hennepin County District Court judge on Monday.

Cox, who directs the Consumer Protection Clinic, writes and teaches in the areas of consumer protection law and civil procedure. He is also co-founder of the Law School’s innovative Law in Practice 1L course.

Moriearty writes and teaches criminal law, juvenile justice and co-directs the Child Advocacy & Juvenile Justice Clinic. She is known throughout the region and the country for her advocacy work.

Prentiss Cox '90
Professor of Law
Co-Director of Law Clinics
Perry Moriearty
Associate Professor of Law
Co-Director of Law Clinics