Sally Frank Profile


Professor of Law


Areas of Expertise

Professional Skills, Clinical Education, Women's Rights


MA – Clinical Legal Education-Antioch University
JD – New York University School of Law
AB – Princeton University

Professional Experience

Drake Law School professor since 1990
Clinical Fellow at Antioch
Clerk for Judge Emily Goodman of the Civil Court, Manhattan
Clinical associate professor at New York Law School

Selected Publications

  • A City Council Examines Pornography: A Role-play for a Law School Class, 21 Women's Rights Law Reporter 169 (2000).
  • The Key to Unlocking the Clubhouse Door: The Application of Anti-Discrimination Laws to Quasi-Private Clubs, 2 Michigan Journal of Gender & Law 27 (1994).
  • Eve Was Right to Eat The Apple: The Importance of Narrative Theory to the Art of Lawyering, 8 Yale Journal of Law & Feminism 79 (1995).

Significant Accomplishments

  • Spoke about "Freedom Speaks, Freedom of Association v. Anti-discrimination" on Nashville Public Television
  • Member of the Iowa Supreme Court Advisory Committee on Iowa Rules of Evidence
  • Hardee's Hometown Hero Award for Human Rights
  • Member of the International Board of Women of Reform Judaism and the Commission on Social Action of Reform Judaism
  • Iowa representative to the American Civil Liberties Union national board
Law School Events
March 22, 2018
08:00 AM - 11:30 AM
March 22, 2018
06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
March 23, 2018
08:00 AM - 03:30 PM
Law School News
March 12, 2018
Drake Law School is pleased to announce alumni award winners. Karen Shaff, LW’79, was named the 2018 Alumna of the Year; Kristina Stanger, LW’05, was named the 2018 Recent Alumna of the Year; and Robert Oberbillig, LA'56, LW'58, received the Distinguished Public Service Award.