Glenn Jewell

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  • Director of Bar Preparation
  • Director, Field Placement Program
  • Professor of Practice

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412 Green Hall


Glenn Jewell is the director of bar preparation and the director of the Field Placement Program, including the 6th Semester in D.C. Program, at KU Law. He also teaches the Extended Bar Preparation and Employment Law classes at the law school.

Prior to joining the law school, Jewell was in private practice on Saipan, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, focusing primarily on employment law, civil litigation, and general corporate matters. He also practiced employment law in Kansas City for four years. From 1990 to 1992, he was an assistant attorney general for the State of Kosrae, Federated States of Micronesia and, from 1992 to 1993, he was an assistant attorney general for the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands.

In addition to litigating cases in Kansas City and Saipan, he has litigated cases in numerous federal district courts across the country, argued cases before the Supreme Court of the Federated States of Micronesia, and successfully petitioned for U.S. Supreme Court review of an Eighth Circuit decision, ultimately resulting in a unanimous opinion of the Supreme Court in favor of his client.


J.D., George Washington University
B.A., University of Kansas


Extended Bar Preparation

Employment Law

Field Placement Program

6th Semester in D.C. Program

Criminal Prosecution Field Placement Program