- JDVanderbilt University Law School2012
- BA, HistoryUniversity of Georgia2007
- Legal Practice Skills
- Family Law and Child Advocacy
Karen U. Lindell teaches in the Legal Practice Skills Program and supports the Law School’s public interest programs. Prior to joining the Penn Law faculty, Lindell was a Senior Attorney at Juvenile Law Center, where she engaged in impact litigation, direct representation, and policy advocacy to advance the rights and well-being of youth in the child welfare and justice systems. She served as a law clerk to the Honorable Kent A. Jordan of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, and to the Honorable Eduardo C. Robreno of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Lindell was the 2012 First Honor Graduate of Vanderbilt University Law School, and she has an undergraduate degree in history from the University of Georgia.