Director of the Law Library and Assistant Professor of Law
Ulysses N. Jaen is Ave Maria School of Law Library’s Head of Public Services. He started his position on August 1, 2012, and brings over 30 years of experience to the School. He has worked as an entrepreneur, business manager and legal professional, taught in the Master’s in Legal Studies program at West Virginia University, and lectured on a variety of Advanced Legal Research topics while working for WVU. He worked for the Law Office of Hamstead, Williams & Shook from 2009 to 2012 and for the Law Offices of Angotti & Straface from 2006 to 2009. He worked at the WVU College of Law Library from 2005 to 2012 before joining the Law School.
Mr. Jaen received his J.D. and a Master’s in Public Administration from West Virginia University. He completed his M.I.L.S., with an emphasis in leadership, from Florida State University in 2012. He was a Court appointed mediator and is a Special Advocate for abused and neglected children. Mr. Jaen is a member of the American Bar Association, the National Hispanic Bar Association, the American Association of Law Libraries (current member of the Diversity committee executive board until 2014), and South Eastern Chapter of AALL (SEAALL) and has presented at numerous conferences, and for various organizations and agencies.