Faculty Biography

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Mark Schroeder

Assistant Professor of Legal Skills 

BA, Williams College; JD, University of Connecticut

Areas of expertise

  • Legal Research
  • Legal Writing



Mark Schroeder is Assistant Professor of Legal Skills at Quinnipiac University School of Law. He teaches courses that focus on developing students’ reasoning, writing, and researching skills, including Legal Skills I, Legal Skills II, and Advanced Writing and Research. He enjoys the process of guiding students to become better legal writers. He is a contributor to the Legal Writing Institute and has presented and moderated at various conferences, including the New England Writing Consortium. His recent research interests involve educational law and, more specifically, matters of free speech in public schools.

Schroeder practiced law for a number of years in Connecticut and taught at the University of Connecticut before coming to Quinnipiac University School of Law. He enjoys reading, especially science fiction novels, and, despite a lack of speed and skill, still loves playing soccer.

Selected Publications

Selected Publications

Mark Schroeder, Keeping the Free in Teacher Speech Rights: Protecting Teachers and Their Use of Social Media to Communicate with Students beyond the Schoolhouse Gates, 19 RICH. J. L. & TECH. 1 (2012)