Paxton

Michelle Paxton

Michelle Paxton
Director, Children’s Justice Clinic (Faculty) mpaxton@unl.edu 402-472-0926
Personal Information

When Michelle isn't working, she is chasing three giggly girls, one fuzzy dog, two sweet cats, and one guitar playing husband. She can also be found running with her girlfriends all over town before the rest of the city is up.

Education: 
  • B.A., Hastings College, English, Spanish and Psychology (1999)
  • J.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln, College of Law (2002)
Areas of Interest: 
  • Juvenile and Family Law
  • Legal advocacy for children and Guardian ad litem representation
  • Child protection policy
  • Judicial education on child welfare issues
  • Domestic violence
  • Foster Care
  • Adoption
Professional Activities & Community Service: 
  • Child Guidance Center, Board of Directors
  • Nebraska State Bar Association, Member
Projects Involved in at CCFL: