Barbara J. Schmidt

Professor of Law, Emerita


J.D., Valparaiso University (1973)
B.A., Valparaiso University (1970)

Courses Taught & Research Interests

Mediation Clinic; Domestic Violence Clinic; Alternative Dispute Resolution; Family Law; Juvenile Law

Scholarly Works

The Sliding QDRO as Protection for All Parties in Marriage Dissolution, Res Gestae, April, 1998. Co-authored with James Jennings.

Professional Activities

Curriculum Committee Chair, Valparaiso University School of Law, 2002-2004
Law School Readmissions and Petitions committee member, 2004-2006
Porter County Family Court Advisory Board, 2001-2006
Porter County Family Counseling Board, 1995-2006
Indiana First Judicial District Pro Bono Committee, Inc. (IOLTA funds)
American Bar Association
Indiana Bar Association