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Professor Pruitt quoted in Law360 article on New Mexico's efforts to aid residents in 'legal deserts'

Professor Lisa R. Pruitt is quoted in a Law360 story on New Mexico’s use of nonattorney helpers for residents in rural communities that have few lawyers. Read the article.

Professor Pruitt, Martin Luther King, Jr. Professor at UC Davis School of Law, is a scholar whose recent work explores the legal relevance of rural spatiality, including how it inflects dimensions of gender, race, and ethnicity. Pruitt’s work also considers rural-urban difference in transnational and international contexts.