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Marlene Nicholson

DePaul Law Professor Marlene Nicholson​​
Emeritus Professor of Law

Professor Nicholson is a recognized national authority on the constitutional and empirical issues involved in campaign finance regulation since her first article on that subject was published in the Stanford Law Review in 1974. During the last decade, she has focused on comparative constitutional and treaty guarantees of human rights, particularly in Central and Eastern Europe. In addition to her written work, she has lectured at foreign universities and at international human rights conferences abroad and in the United States. Professor Nicholson is a commentator on draft statutes and constitutions for the ABA's Central and East European Law Initiative. She is a past recipient of the DePaul University College of Law Excellence in Teaching Award.


BA and JD, University of California at Los Angeles

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