Assistant Professor and Director of the Community Economic Development Clinic
Office: Room 232
Milo Alexander is an Assistant Professor, and he serves as the Director of the Community Economic Development Clinic (CEDC). Prof. Alexander has a long and distinguished career of public and community service. He earned his B.A. in English in 1969 from the University of Nebraska at Lincoln; his M.A. in English in 1973 from the University of Connecticut; and his J.D. in 1977 from the University of Connecticut, where he graduated magna cum laude. Most recently, he worked as an attorney for the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services. At DHHS, he did extensive work in the area of juvenile law, in cases involving abused, neglected, and delinquent children.
Previously, Prof. Alexander worked for many years for the Legal Aid Society (LAS) and its successor, Legal Aid of Nebraska (LAN), representing low-income clients in civil cases. At various times, he was a Staff Attorney, Senior Staff Attorney, Managing Attorney, Director of Litigation, Deputy Director, and Executive Director of LAS or LAN. Prof. Alexander has represented clients in more than 100 bench trials and appeals before various courts and agencies, including the United States Court of Appeals for the Eight Judicial Circuit, the United States District Court for the District of Nebraska, the Nebraska Supreme Court, the Nebraska Court of Appeals, and several state and federal agencies.
Prof. Alexander was the 2004 recipient of the Omaha Bar Association's Robert M. Spire Public Service Award. In addition to supervising the Community Economic Development Clinic, he teaches a course in Community Economic Development Law.
Community Economic Development Clinic
Community Economic Development Law