Evan R. Seamone

Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic

Clinic Attorney

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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“  Evan R. Seamone is an attorney who specializes in veterans’ benefits law and the responsiveness of legal systems to veterans and their families. He is a Fellow with the National Institute of Military Justice and a member of the National Institute of Corrections’ Justice-Involved Veterans Network. He most recently represented Veterans in his capacity as the Visiting Director, Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic, University of Florida, Levin College of Law. Prior to this, Evan was a staff attorney at the Veterans Legal Clinic at the Legal Services Center of Harvard Law School where he provided legal services to underserved veterans in the community, including incarcerated veterans throughout the state of Massachusetts. He recently retired after 20 years of uniformed service in the U.S. Army Judge Advocate General’s Corps, where he served in the Reserves and on Active Duty.  ”

Scholarly Papers (21)

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Sex Crimes Litigation as Hazardous Duty: Practical Tools for Trauma-Exposed Prosecutors, Defense Counsel, and Paralegals

Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law, Vol. 11, No. 2, 2014, Mississippi College School of Law Research Paper, No. 2016-04
Number of pages: 93 Posted: 19 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2016
Evan R. Seamone
Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic
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Secondary Traumatic Stress, Vicarious Trauma, Therapeutic Jurisprudence, Sex Crimes, Child Pornogaphy, Compassion Fatigue, Military Sexual Trauma

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Beyond ‘T.B.D.’: Understanding VA’s Evaluation of a Former Service-member's Benefit Eligibility Following Involuntary or Punitive Discharge From the Armed Forces

Military Law Review, Volume 214, Winter 2012
Number of pages: 338 Posted: 01 Apr 2019
John Brooker, Evan R. Seamone and Leslie C. Rogall
University of North Carolina School of Law, Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic and Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)
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Reclaiming the Rehabilitative Ethic in Military Justice: The Suspended Punitive Discharge as a Method to Treat Military Offenders with PTSD and TBI and Reduce Recidivism

Military Law Review, Vol. 208, 2011, Mississippi College School of Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 212 Posted: 19 Jun 2014
Evan R. Seamone
Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic
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Veterans Treatment Courts, PTSD, Military Offenders, Military Justice, Probation, Suspended Sentences, Honrable Restoration to Duty, Therapeutic Jurisprudence

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Disability Compensation for the Psychological Impact of Race Discrimination: Lessons From the Board of Veterans' Appeals

74 Admin. L. Rev. 309 (2022)
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 14 Jun 2022
Evan R. Seamone
Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic
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Military, Veteran, Race Discrimination, Trauma, Disability Compensation, Administrative Law

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Maximizing VA Benefits for Survivors of Military Sexual Trauma: A Practical Guide for Survivors and Their Advocates

Columbia Journal of Gender and Law, Vol. 26, No. 2, 2014, Mississippi College School of Law Research Paper No. 2016-05
Number of pages: 146 Posted: 19 Jun 2014
Evan R. Seamone and David Traskey
Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic and Independent
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VA Benefits, Military Sexual Trauma, Sexual Assault, Hazing, Cumulative Trauma, Disability Compensation

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The Veterans' Lawyer as Counselor: Using Therapeutic Jurisprudence to Enhance Client Counseling for Combat Veterans With Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

Military Law Review, Vol. 202, 2009, Mississippi College School of Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 19 Jun 2014
Evan R. Seamone
Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic
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Client Counseling, Therapeutic Jurisprudence, Professional Responsibility, Combat Veterans, PTSD

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Veteran Non Grata: Veteran Sex Offenders with Service-Related Mental Health Conditions and the Need to Mitigate Risk

6 Virginia Journal of Criminal Law 182 (2018)
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 25 Aug 2022
Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic, RAND Corporation and Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)
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Sex Offenders, Veterans, Mental Illness, Treatment Courts, Reentry Courts, Risk Assessment

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Divine Intervention: The Ethics of Religion, Spirituality, and Clergy Collaboration in Legal Counseling

29 Quinnipiac L. Rev. 289 (2011)
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 10 Jul 2022
Evan R. Seamone
Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic
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Client Counseling, Religion, Spirituality, Clergy Collaboration, Ethics

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Improved Assessment of Child Custody Cases Involving Combat Veterans with Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

50 Family Court Rev. 310 (2012)
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 28 Jun 2022
Evan R. Seamone
Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic
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Child Custody Determinations, Military Families, Family Court Judges, Best Interests of the Child, Bias and Stereotypes

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Beyond 'Restoration of Honor': Compensating Veterans for the Psychological Injuries of the Gay and Transgender Bans

28 William & Mary Journal of Race, Gender, & Social Justice 687 (2022)
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 07 Sep 2022
Evan R. Seamone
Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic
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LGBT, Military, Veterans Benefits, Psychological Injury, Discrimination

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Attorneys as First-Responders: Recognizing the Destructive Nature of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder on the Combat Veteran's Legal Decision-Making Process

202 Military Law Rev. 144 (2009)
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 29 Jun 2022
Evan R. Seamone
Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic
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Client Counseling, Combat Veterans, PTSD, Decision-Making, Ethics

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The Counterinsurgency in Legal Counseling: Preparing Attorneys to Defend Combat Veterans Against Themselves in Criminal Cases

The Attorney's Guide to Defending Veterans in Criminal Court (2014)
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Jul 2022
Evan R. Seamone
Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic
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Combat veterans, defense strategies, client counseling, therapeutic jurisprudence, psycholegal softspots

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Dismantling America's Largest Sleeper Cell: The Imperative to Treat, Rather than Merely Punish, Active Duty Offenders with PTSD Prior to Discharge from the Armed Forces

37 Nova L. Rev. 480 (2013)
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 24 Jun 2022
Evan R. Seamone
Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic
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Alternatives to Punitive Discharge, PTSD, Military Justice, Mental Health Treatment, Therapeutic Jurisprudence

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Judicial Mindfulness

University of Cincinnati Law Review, Vol. 70, No. 1023, 2002
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 06 Jul 2022
Evan R. Seamone
Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic
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Jurisprudence, Elimination of Bias, Mindfulness, Legal Methods

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The Precautionary Principle as the Law of Planetary Defense: Achieving the Mandate to Defend the Earth Against Asteroid and Comet Impacts While There is Still Time

17 Georgetown International Environmental Law Review 1 (2004)
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 10 Jul 2022
Evan R. Seamone
Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic
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International Law, Precautionary Principle, Asteroid and Comet Impacts, Disaster Mitigation, Cross-Border Disasters

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Excusable Neglect in Malpractice Suits Against Radiologists: A Proposed Jury Instruction to Recognize the Human Condition

16 Annals of Health Law 43 (2007)
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Jun 2022
Evan R. Seamone
Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic
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Medical Malpractice, Errors, Radiology, Negligence, Excusable Error, Jury Instructions

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When Wishing on a Star Just Won't Do: The Legal Basis for International Cooperation in the Mitigation of Asteroid Impacts and Similar Transboundary Disasters

87 Iowa L. Rev. 1092 (2002)
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 10 Jul 2022
Evan R. Seamone
Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic
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International Law, Shared Responsibility, Transboundary Disasters, Asteroids

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Understanding the Person Beneath the Robe: Practical Methods for Neutralizing Harmful Judicial Biases

42 Willamette L. Rev. 1 (2006)
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 10 Jul 2022
Evan R. Seamone
Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic
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Jurisprudence, Elimination of Bias, Mindfulness, Legal Methods

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Fahrenheit 451 on Cell Block D: A Bar Examination to Safeguard America's Jailhouse Lawyers from the Post-Lewis Blaze Consuming Their Libraries

24 Yale Law & Policy Rev. 91 (2006)
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 10 Jul 2022
Evan R. Seamone
Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic
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Jailhouse Lawyers, Inmates' Rights, Law Libraries, Bar Examination

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A Refreshing Jury COLA: Fulfilling the Duty to Compensate Jurors Adequately

5 NYU J. Legislation & Public Policy 289 (2002)
Number of pages: 130 Posted: 10 Jul 2022
Evan R. Seamone
Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic
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Jury Trials, Compensation of Jurors, Per Diem, Historical Compensation

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The Duty to 'Expect the Unexpected': Mitigating Extreme Natural Threats to the Global Commons Such as Asteroid and Comet Impacts with the Earth

41 Columbia J. Transnational Law 735 (2003)
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 06 Jul 2022
Evan R. Seamone
Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic
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International Law, Disaster Mitigation, Asteroid and Comet Impact, Cross-Boundary Disaster