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Linda Greene

Linda Greene. an experienced media commentator, has expertise in civil rights, constitutional law, police deadly force, equality in sport, and the confirmation of federal judges.

Evjue Bascom Professor, School of Law Law School Work: 608-262-6351 — Home and cell phones available upon request LINDA.S.GREENE@WISC.EDU Home page Twitter: @MYDIVAPROF


  • Race and the use of police deadly force; the role of law and politics in the maintenance and elimination of racialized deadly force
  • Diversity, equity, and inclusion in the public and private sector
  • Sport and gender equality; sport and racial equality; sport and social change
  • The nomination and confirmation of federal judges including the United States Supreme Court
  • The life and legacy of Justice Thurgood Marshall


  • Co-founder, Black Women in Sport Foundation
  • Past president, Society of American Law Teachers
  • Founder and past president, Midwestern People of Color Legal Scholarship Conference
  • Life member, American Law Institute
  • Past chair, United States Olympic Committee Legislation Committee; past Vice Chair, United States Olympic Committee Audit Committee