Faculty and Staff: Joy Suder

Personal

Joy lives in Omaha with her husband and two sons. When she isn’t practicing law and working on system reform, she enjoys driving her kids around to various sporting events and cheering the loudest from the sidelines.

Education

  • B.A., University of Nebraska-Lincoln (2005), Sociology
  • J.D., Creighton University School of Law (2008)

Areas of Interest

  • Juvenile Justice
  • System Reform
  • Due Process
  • Harms of Detention
  • Diversion Programs
  • Juvenile Defense Best Practices

Professional Activities & Community Service

  • Member, District 4, Nebraska State Bar Association House of Delegates
  • Co-chair, Douglas County Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative, Case Processing Subcommittee
  • Volunteer, Junior Achievement 
  • Alumna, Nebraska State Bar Association Leadership Academy
  • Past member, The Salvation Army Adult Rehabilitation Center Advisory Council (Omaha, Nebraska)

CCFL Projects

  • Nebraska Youth Advocates
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