I am delighted to introduce Courtney Joslin who will be blogging with us this month. Courtney is an Acting Professor of Law at UC Davis School of Law, where she teaches Family Law; Employment Discrimination; and Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, and the Law. Courtney’s areas of interest include family and relationship recognition, particularly focusing on same-sex and nonmarital couples.
Prior to joining the faculty at UC Davis, Courtney served as an attorney at the National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR), where she litigated cases on behalf of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people and their families. She received her undergraduate degree from Brown University and her law degree from Harvard Law School.
Her recent publications include:
Searching for Harm: Same-Sex Marriage and the Well-Being of Children, 46 Harv. C.R.-C.L. Law. Rev. 81 (2011)
Protecting Children(?): Marriage, Gender, and Assisted Reproductive Technology, 83 S. Cal. L. Rev. 1177 (2010)
Travel Insurance: Protecting Lesbian and Gay Parent Families Across State Lines, 4 Harv. L. & Pol’y Rev. 31 (2010)
Interstate Recognition of Parentage in a Time of Disharmony: Same-Sex Parent Families and Beyond, 70 Ohio St. L.J. 563 (2009)
You can find Courtney’s SSRN Page here.