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Mr. Robert Stephens

Criminal Justice
Adjunct Faculty


Juris Doctor, Brandeis School of Law, University of Louisville, 1999
BS, History and Political Science, University of the Cumberlands, 1996


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 treatment of addicted offenders. Robert is a deacon and teacher in his local church for both children and adults.


FACULTY EXPERTISE: Criminal Justice, Criminal Law, Constitutional Law