Professor of LawPhone: (410) 706-0683
AB, 1968, SUNY at Buffalo
JD, 1972, Rutgers (Newark) Law School
Itís Not Funny: Creating a Professional Culture of Pro Bono Commitment, in Vulnerable Populations, Economic Realities (2010). [Full Text]
Clinical Professors' Professional Responsibility: Preparing Law Students to Embrace Pro Bono, 18 Georgetown Journal of Poverty Law & Policy 309 (2011). [Full Text]
Prosecution Without Representation, 59 Buffalo Law Review 333 (2011). [Full Text]
Professional Responsibility in Crisis, 51 Howard Law Journal 677 (2008). [Full Text]
Coming Soon to a Court Near You--Convicting the Unrepresented at the Bail Stage: An Autopsy of a High Court's Sua Sponte Rejection of Indigent Defendants' Right to Counsel, 36 Seton Hall Law Review 653 (2006). [Full Text]
Connecting Theory and Reality: Teaching Gideon and Indigent Defendants' Non-Right to Counsel at Bail, 4 Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law 1 (2006). [Full Text]
Broadening Scholarship: Embracing Law Reform and Justice, 52 Journal of Legal Education 540 (2003). [Full Text]
Do Attorneys Really Matter? The Empirical and Legal Case for the Right to Counsel at Bail, 23 Cardozo Law Review 1721 (2002) (with others). [Full Text]
Thirty-Five Years After Gideon: The Illusory Right to Counsel at Bail Proceedings, 1998 University of Illinois Law Review 1. [Full Text]
Ethical Decisionmaking and Ethics Instruction in Clinical Law Practice, 3 Clinical Law Review 109 (1996) (with others). [Full Text]
Affirming the Thirteenth Amendment, 1995 Annual Survey of American Law 403. [Full Text]
Liberating the Thirteenth Amendment, 30 Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review 1 (1995) [Full Text]
Bifurcation of Civil Rights Defendants: Undermining Monell in Police Brutality Cases, 44 Hastings Law Journal 499 (1993). [Full Text]
Challenging the Challenge: Thirteenth Amendment as a Prohibition Against the Racial Use of Peremptory Challenges, 76 Cornell Law Review 1 (1990). [Full Text]
The Motion in Limine in Politically Sensitive Cases: Silencing the Defendant at Trial, 39 Stanford Law Review 1271 (1987). [Full Text]
The Motion in Limine: Trial Without Jury; A Government's Weapon Against the Sanctuary Movement, 15 Hofstra Law Review 5 (1986). [Full Text]
The Daily Record article, "Observers report high rate of waivers at bail hearings," quoted Douglas Colbert of the School of Law and mentioned the school's Access to Justice Clinic.
Doug Colbert of the UM Carey School of Law was quoted in the article "Md. Cut Back on Funding Criminal Defense for Poor" on nbcwashington.com.
Doug Colbert of the UM Carey School of Law was quoted in the Daily Record article "State cut back on indigent defense."
Douglas Colbert of the UM Carey School of Law was quoted in the Daily Record article, "Zirkin draws fire with bid for constitutional change."
Doug Colbert of the UM Carey School of Law was mentioned in the Associated Press article, "Senate president: Only Baltimore City needs bail system overhaul to meet lawyer requirement" in The Daily Record, and on capitalgazette.com and greenfieldreporter.com.