Professor Sloan joined the University of Baltimore faculty in 2001 to lead the Legal Skills Program jointly with Professor Eric B. Easton. Prior to joining the faculty, Professor Sloan taught at The George Washington University Law School, where she directed the Legal Research and Writing Program, and at the Catholic University of America’s Columbus School of Law Catholic University of America’s Columbus School of Law. She served as an associate of the George Washington Law Review and as a law clerk to the Honorable William M. Nickerson and the Honorable Edward S. Northrop at the United States District Court for the District of Maryland. Professor Sloan’s scholarly interests include legal research and writing, classical and contemporary rhetoric, and appellate practice. She is active in the Association of Legal Writing Directors and is a member of the Pennsylvania and District of Columbia bars and is the author of the best-selling book: Basic Legal Research: Tools And Strategies.