Dawn Barker Anderson graduated with highest honors from the University of Northern Iowa in 1992, and with high distinction from the University of Iowa College of Law in 1995. She practiced law at Meardon, Sueppel & Downer P.L.C.in Iowa City for five years, concentrating her practice on corporate and distribution law. She then went to work as the first in-house lawyer for ACT, where she worked for six years.
Professor Anderson joined the College of Law in 2005 when she started teaching Legal Analysis, Writing and served as Associate Director of the Writing Resource Center. In the fall of 2009, she joined the faculty as an Assistant Professor of Legal Analysis, Writing and Research.
BA, University of Northern Iowa, 1992
JD, University of Iowa, 1995