Biography Paul D. Reingold is a clinical professor of law and director of the Michigan Clinical Law Program’s Civil Litigation Clinic. Prior to joining the Law School faculty in 1983, he served as a legal services attorney, specializing in cases against the state and federal governments. His primary interests include civil rights litigation, appellate practice, prisoners’ rights, and civil procedure. Professor Reingold has taught trial advocacy, litigation ethics, negotiation, and clinical law, and is a past recipient of the L. Hart Wright teaching award. He has also taught as a visiting professor of law in Japan and in Spain, and as a visiting clinical professor at the Boston College Law School. He has served on the board of directors of the Clinical Law Section of the American Association of Law Schools and was a founding member of the editorial board of the Clinical Law Review. Professor Reingold attended Gerry Spence’s Trial Lawyers College in Wyoming, and has been recognized as a fellow of the Michigan State Bar Foundation. He has chaired and is currently a member of the executive committee of Michigan’s Institute of Continuing Legal Education, and he has trained to become a court-approved mediator for alternative dispute resolution. The State Bar of Michigan granted him its 2009 Champion of Justice award for his work as a public interest lawyer. Professor Reingold earned his B.A. at Amherst College and his J.D. at Boston University Law School.