J.D., Duke Law School, Magna Cum Laude
Professor Steve Miskinis is an Assistant Professor of Legal Writing. Prior to coming to Penn State Law, Steven Miskinis was a trial attorney with the Department of Justice in the Indian Resources Section of the Environment and Natural Resources Division. His work involved litigation in which the United States is either defending or promoting the interests and rights of federally recognized Tribes. He graduated from Duke Law School magna cum laude in 2000 and clerked for the Honorable Rosemary Pooler on the Second Circuit Court of Appeals. Before attending law school, Steve earned a Ph.D. in English at Vanderbilt in 1994 and published articles on Samuel Beckett and Wallace Stevens.