Associate Professor of Law
B.A., magna cum laude
Loyola University, 1993
Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, 1996
P. Camille Lamar is an Assistant Professor at Nova Southeastern University, Shepard Broad Law Center where she teaches Lawyering Skills & Values I and II. Prior to joining the faculty at the Law Center, Professor Lamar was an adjunct professor at the Miles College School of Law where she designed the school’s first comprehensive legal research and writing curriculum.
A member of the bar since 1996, Professor Lamar has broad practice experience in a variety of legal areas. For seven years, Professor Lamar worked for the federal judiciary, first as a law clerk for a United States Magistrate Judge and then, as a staff attorney for a United States District Judge. In both positions, Professor Lamar prepared memorandum opinions on a broad spectrum of federal litigation, including school desegregation cases, civil rights cases, securities class actions, and employment discrimination cases.
While in private practice, Professor Lamar represented tenured teachers, school administrators, and educational support staff on behalf of the Alabama Education Association. Professor Lamar also prosecuted misdemeanor cases and de novo appeals as an Assistant City Prosecutor for the City of Anniston, Alabama.
Professor Lamar’s scholarship interests focus primarily on Learning Theory and Education Law, particularly issues relating to equity in funding and educational opportunities for disabled and economically disadvantaged students.