Ann C. Juliano

Professor of Law


    Ann Juliano joined the Law School faculty in 1998. She received her law degree cum laude from Cornell Law School. While at Cornell, she was Editor-in-Chief of the Cornell Law Review. Following law school, she was a law clerk to the Honorable Stephanie K. Seymour of the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, and later to the Honorable Raymond J. Pettine of the United States District Court for the District of Rhode Island. Professor Juliano then joined the United States Department of Justice, Environmental and Natural Resources Division, where she worked as a trial attorney in the Indian Resources Section, and later as Special Assistant to Assistant Attorney General Lois J. Schiffer. In April 1997, she received a Special Commendation for Outstanding Service from the Department of Justice. Before coming to Villanova, she was also a Professorial Lecturer at George Washington University National Law Center.

Professor Juliano teaching and research interests are in the fields of Indian Law and Civil Rights. Her publications include: Conflicted Justice: The Department of Justice's Conflict of Interest in Representing Native American Tribes,” 37 GA. L. REV. (2003). The More You Spend, the More You Save: Can the Spending Clause Save Federal Anti-Discrimination Laws?, 46 VILL. L. REV. 1111 (2001) (Symposium); The Sweep of Sexual Harassment Cases, 87 CORNELL L. REV. 548 (2001) (with S. Schwab); An Empirical Study of Sexual Harassment Litigation, 1986-1996: Some Preliminary Findings, WORKING PAPER SERIES, CENTER FOR LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT LAW (Kluwer forthcoming) (with Stewart Schwab); Redesignating Tribal Trust Land Under Section 164(c) of the Clean Air Act, 35 TULSA L. REV. 37 (1999) (Symposium); Reform of Environmental Regulations: Three Points, Published in National Resources and the Environment, 12 NAT. RESOURCES & ENV. 175 (Winter 1998)(with Lois J. Schiffer) (excerpted in Best of ABA Sections, 15 A.B.A. 50 (Sept. 1998); Note, Did She Ask For It: The “Unwelcome” Requirement in Sexual Harassment Cases, 77 CORNELL L. REV. 1558 (1992).

Practice Experience

  • United States Department of Justice, Washington, D.C. Special Assistant to Lois J.Schiffer, Assistant Attorney General Environment and Natural Resources Division, June1997 to January 1998.
  • Trial Attorney, Indian Resources Section, Environment and Natural Resources Division September 1994 to June 1997, January 1998 to May 1998.
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Rhode Island Providence, RI Judicial Clerk, Senior Judge Raymond J. Pettine, September 1993 to September 1994.
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit Tulsa, OK Judicial Clerk, Chief Judge Stephanie K. Seymour, August 1992 to August 1993.
Professor Ann C. Juliano

Office: Rm 229, Law School Building
Phone: 610-519-7058
Fax: 610-519-6837


Courses and Seminars

  • Civil Procedure I
  • Civil Procedure II
  • Employment Discrimination
  • Federal Indian Law


Cornell Law School, JD (cum laude)
(Editor-in-Chief, Cornell Law Review, Volume 77; American Jurisprudence Award for Civil Procedure; Women's Law Caucus – Treasurer)

University of Pennsylvania, BA