Amelia Uelmen

Amelia ("Amy") Uelmen is a visiting lecturer at Georgetown Law, where she teaches seminars on "Religion and the Work of a Lawyer" and "Catholic Social Thought and Economic Justice," and a research fellow at Georgetown's Berkley Center. She previously was the founding director of Fordham University's Institute on Religion, Law & Lawyer's Work, working there from 2001 to 2011. From 1996 to 2000, Uelmen worked as an associate with law firm Arnold & Porter. Her publications include Education's Highest Aim: Teaching and Learning through a Spirituality of Communion (2010, with Michael James and Thomas Masters) and Focolare: Living a Spirituality of Unity in the United States (2011, with Thomas Masters), as well as numerous law review and journal articles. She is active in the Focolare Movement and a member of the Catholic Common Ground Advisory Committee. She holds a B.A. and J.D. from Georgetown and an M.A. from Fordham University.
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