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Mr. Robert Stephens

Criminal Justice
Adjunct Faculty


JD, Brandeis School of Law, University of Louisville, 1999
BS, University of the Cumberlands, 1996, Magna Cum Laude


Robert Stephens is a practicing trial attorney and a former state felony prosecutor.  Robert has written extensively for state and national legal and criminal justice publications on topics ranging from trial practice strategy to legal history.  In addition to his employment for the University of the Cumberlands, Robert has trained law enforcement, teachers, social workers, and the public on legal matters.  He has served as an acting board member for the regional drug task force.  While understanding the need for enforcement, Robert is also a supporter of drug courts and other attempts to assist the treatment of addicted offenders.