Faculty Experts

Yelena Duterte

Lecturer and Director of Syracuse University College of Law’s Veterans Legal Clinic

Yelena Duterte is the Lecturer and Director of Syracuse University College of Law’s Veterans Legal Clinic.

She  provides training to other law schools on creating successful veterans clinics. Yelena is knowledgeable in the benefits process before Department of Veterans Affairs, including appeals to the Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims. Yelena has also worked on cases that include Service members Civil Relief Act and family law.

Yelena regularly speaks on veterans law topics and provides training to other law schools on creating successful veterans clinics.

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