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Debra S. Lee

Instructor in Law

Debra Lee teaches Legal Writing to LL.M. students. Professor Lee has taught English as a Second Language to legal professionals and university students, most recently at Vanderbilt University, for more than 20 years. As a consultant to the U.S. State Department, she served as an English Language Specialist, providing teacher training, materials development and teaching legal English, working in Serbia, Indonesia, Ukraine, Jordan, Egypt and China. Her experience also includes directed the legal writing center for the China Program at Temple University Beasley School of Law and serving as a lecturer in English for Specific Purposes in the Law and Language Program at the University of Augsburg, Germany.