Professor Potter teaches in School of Law's first-year Legal Skills in Social Context (LSSC) program. Prior to joining Northeastern, he spent four years as a lecturer of legal skills at the University of Massachusetts School of Law and two years as a professor of legal writing and research at the University of San Diego School of Law. Professor Potter has also taught legal writing and research internationally. He was a C.V. Starr Lecturer of Law at Peking University School (PKU) of Transnational Law in Shenzhen, China, for two academic years. At PKU, he taught US legal research and writing, advanced legal research, academic legal writing, contract drafting and legal English. Professor Potter has presented at multiple conferences on the topic of incorporating multimedia and new technologies into legal writing curricula. He is a graduate of NYU School of Law, where he was editor-in-chief of the NYU Review of Law & Social Change.

Fields of Expertise

  • Legal Research and Writing
  • Trial and Appelate Advocacy

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