Professor of the Practice of Law, Managing Attorney of the Lewis B. Puller, Jr. Veterans Benefits Clinic
Office phone: (757) 221-2484
Office location: Room 203
Veterans Law; Military Law; Internet Law
Representative Professional Activities and Achievements
Stacey-Rae Simcox is the Managing Attorney of the Law School's Lewis B. Puller, Jr. Veterans Benefits Clinic and teaches two courses on Veterans Benefits Law. She has also held the position of Associate Director for Research, Professional Education and Terrorism Prosecution at the Center for Legal and Court Technology while teaching Internet Law, Technology Augmented Trial Advocacy and Legal Skills. Professor Simcox has also taught portions of the Electronic Discovery course and a number of Continuing Legal Education courses concerning Veterans Benefits, technology and ethics and technology augmented trial practice as well as veterans benefits.
Professor Simcox received a Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelor of Science from Ohio University and her Juris Doctorate from the William and Mary School of Law. She served as a law clerk to Chief Judge Susan Crawford of the Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces in Washington, DC. She is a veteran of eight years in the U.S. Army Judge Advocate General's Corps on active duty and in the U.S. Army Reserves, reaching the rank of Major. As an attorney in the United States Army, Professor Simcox held a variety of positions including prosecutor; labor attorney; fiscal, contract and general administrative law attorney; Chief of Administrative Law; torts and litigation attorney; and legal assistance attorney. She also served as a Special Assistant United States Attorney.
- Co-editor and Contributor, Servicemember and Veterans Rights (Clauss & Simcox eds., Matthew Bender forthcoming 2013).
- Co-author, Traumatic Brain Injury and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, in Servicemember and Veterans Rights (Clauss & Butler eds., Matthew Bender) (with Flores & Matthews) (forthcoming 2013).
- Co-author, Trusts and Estates for Veterans and Active Duty Families, in American Bar Association Military Families Guide (forthcoming 2013) (with Matthews).
- Co-author, Veterans Benefits, in Servicemember and Veterans Rights (Clauss & Simcox eds., Matthew Bender) (with Cimino) (forthcoming 2013).