Lyn Entzeroth

Lyn Entzeroth

Professor of Law

Professor Lyn Entzeroth is Associate Dean of Academic Affairs and a nationally recognized scholar focusing on the difficult and complicated issues involved in death penalty litigation. These issues include the philosophical debate over the death penalty, constitutional challenges to the death penalty, the modern death penalty scheme, jury selection, capital sentencing, ineffective assistance of counsel, state appeals and post-conviction, federal death penalty, and international law.

Prior to joining the TU College of Law, Entzeroth practiced law in Washington, D.C., and Oklahoma. She earned a bachelor’s degree in history from the University of Wisconsin and her J.D. from Tulane University School of Law. She has clerked for United States Magistrate Judge Bana Roberts of the United States District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma and Judge Charles Chapel of the Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals. She also is a member of the ABA’s Habeas Reform Committees, the Amicus Journal editorial board, and the ABA’s Death Penalty Moratorium Implementation Project.