Barbara Glesner Fines

University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law

Ruby M. Hulen Professor of Law, Associate Dean for Faculty Development

5100 Rockhill Road

Kansas City, MO 64110-2499

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (23)

1.

The Impact of Expectations on Teaching and Learning

Gonzaga Law Review, Vol. 38, 2002
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 03 Feb 2008
Barbara Glesner Fines
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 494 (36,605)

Abstract:

Expectations, Teaching, Learning, Law school, Legal education, Law student, Law professor, Self-fulfilling prophecies, Achievement, Generational bias, Teaching methodologies, Teacher, Student

2.

Teaching Empathy Through Simulation Exercises - A Guide and Sample Problem Set

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 24 Nov 2008
Barbara Glesner Fines
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 390 (53,311)

Abstract:

Legal education, Empathy, Lawyer-client, Attorney-client, Relationship skills, Professional responsibility, Communication, Carnegie, Best Practices

3.

Caring Too Little, Caring Too Much: Competence and the Family Law Attorney

University of Missouri-Kansas City Law Review, Vol. 75, p. 965, 2007
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 02 Oct 2007
Barbara Glesner Fines and Catherine A. Madsen
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law and Catherine A. Madsen - Law Attorney
Downloads 242 (88,778)

Abstract:

Competence, competency, family law, children, child, conflict, divorce, custody, alternatives to litigation, collaborative negotiation, interdisciplinary, human emotions, family representation, caring, listening, counseling, best interests, guardian ad litem, professional conduct, ethics, malpractic

4.

Fear and Loathing in the Law Schools

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 23, 1991
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 06 May 2008
Barbara Glesner Fines
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 204 (112,078)

Abstract:

Fear and loathing, Fight or flight, Law, Lawyers, Law school, Legal education, Law students, Law faculty, Faculty, Professional responsibility, Stress, Cognitive coping, Emotional, Curriculum, Humanizing legal education

5.

Out of the Shadows: What Legal Research Instruction Reveals About Incorporating Skills Throughout the Curriculum

Journal of Dispute Resolution, Spring 2013
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 30 Sep 2013
Barbara Glesner Fines
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 164 (113,018)

Abstract:

legal education, legal research instruction, integration, curriculum reform, skills

6.

The Doctrine of Election of Remedies in Missouri

University of Missouri-Kansas City Law Review, Vol. 63, p. 599, 1995
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 29 Aug 2007
Barbara Glesner Fines
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 164 (124,238)

Abstract:

Election of Remedies, remedies, Missouri, preclusionary rules, civil procedure, inconsistent claims, estoppel, waiver, theoretical inconsistency, factual inconsistency, res judicata, judicial administration

7.

Competition and the Curve

University of Missouri-Kansas City Law Review, Vol. 65, p. 879, 1997
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 29 Aug 2007
Barbara Glesner Fines
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 150 (105,530)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Competition, competitive, curve, law school, grades, grading, grading system, ranking, class rank, pass, fail, grading norms

8.

Fundamental Principles and Challenges of Humanizing Legal Education

Washburn Law Journal, Vol. 47, 2008
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 14 Jan 2009
Barbara Glesner Fines
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 124 (162,198)

Abstract:

Legal education, Law school, Humanizing, Learning environment, Teaching, Students, Values, Professionalism, Economics

9.

Ethical Issues in Collaborative Lawyering

Journal of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Vol. 21, p. 141, 2008
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 11 Sep 2008
Barbara Glesner Fines
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 120 (185,189)

Abstract:

Collaborative law, Alternative dispute resolution, Family law, Professional responsibility, Ethical practice of law, Limited scope representation, Withdrawal from representation, Client communication, Informed consent, Zealous advocacy, Four-way disqualification agreement, Communication privilege

10.

Landlords as Cops: Tort, Nuisance & Forfeiture Standards Imposing Liability on Landlords for Crime on the Premises

Case Western Reserve Law Review, Vol. 42, 1992
Number of pages: 113 Posted: 17 Jul 2008
Barbara Glesner Fines
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 120 (111,599)

Abstract:

Landlord, Tenant, Tort, Nuisance, Crime, Liability, Premises liability, Duty of care, Forfeiture

11.

The Power of a Destination: How Assessment of Clear and Measurable Learning Outcomes Drives Student Learning

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 22 Nov 2014
Barbara Glesner Fines
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 113 (154,534)

Abstract:

Assessment; Measurable; Learning outcomes; Student learning; Planning outcomes; Professional responsibility; Learning goals

12.

Effectively Using Paralegals in a Family Law Practice

American Journal of Family Law, Vol. 25, No. 1, Spring 2011
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 10 Mar 2011
Barbara Glesner Fines
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 100 (195,823)

Abstract:

Family law, domestic relations, paralegal, legal assistant, non-lawyer assistants, policies, training, effective use, ethical practice, practice of law, delegation

13.

Pressures Toward Mediocrity in the Representation of Children

Capital University Law Review, 2009
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 24 Apr 2009
Barbara Glesner Fines
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 100 (200,839)

Abstract:

Children, Child, Advocacy, Representation, Dependency, Adoption, Guardianship, Guardian ad litem, Standards, Child welfare, Family Law, Professional Responsibility, Ethics

14.

Joinder of Tort Claims in Divorce Actions

Journal of American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Vol. 12, pp. 285-308, Winter 1994
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 12 May 2008
Barbara Glesner Fines
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 100 (186,331)

Abstract:

Divorce, Dissolution of marriage, Fault, No-fault, Claim preclusion, Res judicata, Marital asset, Interspousal litigation, Interspousal tort immunity, Joinder, Tort action

15.

Almost Pro-Bono: Judicial Appointments of Attorneys in Juvenile and Child Dependency Actions

University of Missouri-Kansas City Law Review, Vol. 72, p. 337, 2003
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 Sep 2007
Barbara Glesner Fines
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 77 (244,225)

Abstract:

pro-bono service, Model Rule of Professional Conduct, juvenile, child, minor, dependency action, appointed representation, family court, right to counsel, 6th amendment, sixth amendment, civil action, parens patriae, Guardian Ad Litem, buy out system

16.

Approaches to Protecting Victims of Intimate Partner Violence in the United States and Ireland: People, Property and Politics

University of Missouri-Kansas City Law Review, Vol. 79, 2010
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 11 Mar 2011
Barbara Glesner Fines
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 54 (281,929)

Abstract:

Intimate partner violence, domestic violence, sexual assault, violence against women, United States, Ireland, legal protection, comparative law, individual safety, property rights, protective order legislation

17.

Criminal Activities and Ethical Responsibilities

Family Advocate, Vol. 33, No. 4, Spring 2011
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 10 Mar 2011
Barbara Glesner Fines
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 49 (310,837)

Abstract:

professional responsibility, legal ethics, domestic relations, model rules, criminal activity, client misconduct, forfeiture, emergency lawyering, attorney fees, divorce

18.

The Ethics of Emergency Lawyering

Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics, Vol. 5, 1991
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 12 May 2008
Barbara Glesner Fines
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 47 (300,578)

Abstract:

Emergency lawyering, Legal emergencies, Lawyering process, Law office, Law practice, Criminal law, Corporate law, Business practice, Family law, Client crises, Ethics, Professional responsibility, Duty of competence, Model Rules, Malpractice, Ineffective

19.

Creating an Institutional Culture of Assessment

Building on Best Practices: Transforming Legal Education in a Changing World (Deborah Maranville, Lisa Radtke Bliss, Carolyn Wilkes Kaas & Antoinette Sedillo Lopez eds., 2015), Chapter 7
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 04 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 25 May 2017
Barbara Glesner Fines and Judith W. Wegner
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law and University of North Carolina School of Law
Downloads 46 (208,784)

Abstract:

legal education, law schools, pedagogy, assessment, grades

20.

Revisiting the Characteristics of Effective Education

Building on Best Practices: Transforming Legal Education in a Changing World (Deborah Maranville, Lisa Radtke Bliss, Carolyn Wilkes Kaas & Antoinette Sedillo Lopez eds., 2015), chapter 4
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 25 May 2017
Washburn University - School of Law, Lewis and Clark Law School, University of New Mexico - School of Law, University of Washington School of Law and University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 42 (187,494)

Abstract:

law schools, legal education, learning theory, teaching theory, cross-cultural competence, student well-being, diversity, learning outcomes

21.

Making a Place at the Table: Reconceptualizing the Role of the Custody Evaluator in Child Custody Disputes

Family Court Review, Vol. 43, p. 229, 2005
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 09 Nov 2008
Mary Kay Kisthardt and Barbara Glesner Fines
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law and University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 33 (379,327)

Abstract:

Legends, Law, Science, Scientific Method, Reason, Inquiry, Values, Jurisprudence, Storytelling, Legal theory

22.

From Representing 'Clients' to Serving 'Recipients': Transforming the Role of the IV-D Child Support Enforcement Attorney

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 67
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 May 2008
Barbara Glesner Fines
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 29 (394,763)

Abstract:

Child support, Child support enforcement, CSE, IV-D Program, Legal services, Client identity, Attorney-client, Custodial parent, Non-custodial parent, Legal ethics, Professional responsibility

23.

Speculating on the Future of Attorney Responsibility to Nonclients

South Texas Law Review, Vol. 37, 1996
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 17 Jul 2008
Barbara Glesner Fines
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 17 (436,401)

Abstract:

Professional responsibility, Liability, Attorney client, Third parties, Alternative dispute resolution, Mediation, Diversification, Nonclient, Rule 11, Model Rules