Judith Teeter, EsquireAdjunct Instructor
School of Leadership and Professional Advancement
Education:Master's Certificate in Conflict Resolution, Duquesne University, 2005
J.D., Boston University School of Law, 1984
B.A., University of Wisconsin Madison, Social Work, 1979
Judith Teeter is an Assistant Visiting Professor at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law, where she teaches Alternative Dispute Resolution and Legal Writing. She has conducted numerous mediation training classes for lawyers and non-lawyers, and runs a high school peer mediation program, in which she trains law students to go into high schools and train high school students to become peer mediators. Ms. Teeter practiced as a Social Worker in the juvenile justice area until she enrolled in law school. During her legal career, she has worked in legal services programs as Managing Attorney and Litigation Director, has directed a pro bono legal services program for HIV affected families, and has practiced at private firms in the areas of general civil litigation and labor law, with an expertise in employment law. Prior to joining the faculty at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law, Ms. Teeter served as law clerk to Justice Cynthia Baldwin on the Pennsylvania Supreme Court. Ms. Teeter has been a mediator since 1994, and a teacher and trainer in mediation and conflict resolution since 2002. She provides volunteer mediation services for the Dialogue and Resolution Center of the Center for Victims of Violence and Crime, and is approved as a mediator for the United States District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania, and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. Ms. Teeter was recently appointed to be a Board member for the Mediation Council of Western Pennsylvania.