Clinical Associate Professor of Law and Chair for Clinical Programs
Victoria Chase
Office Hours
by appointment
Camden Campus
217 N 5th St
Camden, NJ 08102

Victoria Chase teaches in the Domestic Violence Clinic and is the chair for clinical programs. She has experience in disability law, transportation law, environmental law, family law, public benefits, special education, and consumer protection. She formerly worked as the Executive Director of the Legal Clinic for the Disabled, a commercial litigator and for the U.S. Department of Transportation.

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Victoria Chase teaches the Domestic Violence Clinic. She also has taught courses in Evidence, Disability Law and Professional Responsibility. Before joining the Rutgers faculty, Victoria was Executive Director of the Legal Clinic for the Disabled, a public interest nonprofit law firm providing legal services to people with disabilities. Victoria's diverse employment history includes stints as a commercial litigator with Manko, Gold, Katcher and Fox, LLP and as an Honors Attorney with the U.S. Department of Transportation. She is experienced in disability law, transportation law, environmental law and toxic torts, family law and protection from abuse, public benefits, special education, and consumer protection. She graduated cum laude from Rutgers School of Law-Camden in 1998. She received her Bachelor of Arts from the College of William and Mary in 1991. In 2004, the Philadelphia Business Journal named Victoria to the "40 under 40"� recognizing her as one of the region's top young professionals.


Book Chapter: Ethical Considerations in 1L Collaborative Classrooms (with Nantiya Ruan and Jason K. Cohen), in The New 1L: First Year Lawyering With Clients (Capulong, Milleman, Rankin & Ruan, eds., 2015).



Recent Presentations:


Co-Presenter, Building Access to Justice with Grant Funding, with Meredith Schalick and Joanne Gottesman, Society of American Law Teachers Conference, Chicago, October 1, 2016

Presenter, Personalized Evaluation in a Domestic Violence Clinic, Experiential Learning in Law Third National Symposium, New York Law School, June 11, 2016

Panelist, Reentry Courts Summit, Third Judicial Circuit of the United States Courts, Funding Sources,  May 5, 2015

Presenter, American Association of University Women, The Aftermath of Ray Rice in New Jersey: Legislative Responses, Medford, NJ, April 14, 2015.

Co-presenter, Art-iculating the Analysis: visualized legal reasoning, with Steve Johansen  and Ruth Anne Robbins, 16th Annual Biennial Legal Writing Conference, Legal Writing Institute, June 30, 2014

Co-presenter, Iron Chefs: Lawyering Kitchen Edition, with Ruth Anne Robbins, The Capital Area Legal Writing Conference, March 1, 2013



  • Civil Trial Practice
  • Family Law
  • Interviewing/Counseling
  • Legal Rhetoric/Persuasion
  • Negotiation
  • Clinical Legal Education
  • Domestic Violence
  • Evidence
  • Litigation
  • Poverty Law
  • Trial Advocacy