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Jonathan Scharrer

Jonathan Scharrer

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Expert on restorative justice and the criminal justice system and restorative practices in prisons, schools, and the community.

Clinical Associate Professor, law; Director, Restorative Justice Project Law School Work: 608-263-7905 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page


  • Restorative justice and criminal justice reform
  • Restorative justice as an alternative to prosecution
  • Introduction to restorative justice
  • Victim/offender dialogue
  • Restorative practices in schools and the community


  • Work featured on 60 Minutes: The Most Unlikely Meeting
  • Work featured on CNN series: The Redemption Project with Van Jones