Robert Tucker Teaching Resume
Robert W. Tucker II, J.D.
5246 E. 86th St. Indianapolis, IN
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law, New Orleans, Louisiana
Civil Law Division; Certificate in International Law
Honors, Activities & Relevant Coursework:
Criminal Law Society, Vice President, 2013-14 Black Law Student Association Trial Ad Team
Member Phi Delta Phi International Law Honor Society, Secretary, 2013-2014 Brazil, Austria,
European Union, Greece, Panama Summer Legal Studies Programs
Fisk University, Nashville, Tennessee
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, May 2008
Honors and Activities:
Student Government Senator
Founder of the Philosophy Club
Member of Omega Psi Phi Inc.
EDUCATIONAL SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE
Charles A. Tindley Accelerated Schools, Indianapolis, Indiana
SAT Prep/ Speech and Debate Teacher, September 2017- July2018
Created differentiated curriculum from scratch for two courses emphasizing growth on the SAT
and public speaking and debating. Managed over 100 students in class tracking growth and
performance while perpetuating a culture of excellence and respect.
Cohen College Prep, New Orleans, Louisiana
Special Education Teacher, July 2014-July 2015
Created Individual Education Plans for 20 students with exceptionalities including emotional
disturbance and other health impairments. Instructed students on techniques to deal with
anxieties associated with their exceptionalities. Instructed classes of diverse learners in English,
Algebra, Physics and Geometry.
Young Audience Charter Schools, Gretna, Louisiana
After School Tutor/Teacher March 2014-May 2015
Assist students with class assignments integrating technology and art into comprehensive
lessons to accomplish grade level expectation goals.
Ascension Parish Schools, New Orleans, Louisiana
Middle School Reading Specialist, August 2010-May 2011
Managed a class of over 30 students while teaching grammar reading and writing through
individualized comprehensive lesson plans.
Jefferson Parish Schools, New Orleans, Louisiana
Middle School English Teacher, August 2009- August 2010
Created an organized learning environment while teaching students on all reading levels,
English, grammar and writing.
BLS Holdings, Cincinnati, Ohio
Operations Manager, Barbara Schulman, Property Owner, June 2015-April 2016
Assisted in the sale and acquisition of over 2 million dollars’ worth of property. Drafted and
reviewed sale terms while corresponding with closing and transaction attorneys. Attended
eviction hearings speaking on behalf of ownership. Drafted and amended tenants lease
agreements as necessary. Contracted and supervised labor and skilled workers to complete large
scale construction projects and renovations.
Orleans Parish Public Defender’s Office, New Orleans, Louisiana
Student Intern/Clerk, Carrie Ellis, Esq., Supervisor, January 2013- March 2014
Assisted in legal research for cases including murder, armed robbery and assault; drafted and
filed motions including pretrial motions such as severance and discovery; conducted jail visits
with clients; researched client information using inmate search banks. Reviewed evidence and
created defense strategy. Investigated crime scenes while taking statements and gathering
Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office, New Orleans, Louisiana
Researcher, Erica Wilson, Esq. Supervisor, June-July 2013
Performed research for inmates seeking Habeus Corpus or wrongful imprisonment claims.
Created a library of Louisiana and Federal criminal court decisions organized by issue.
American Association of Law Schools, New Orleans, Louisiana
Student Assistant, Annual AALS Conference, Wendy Shapiro Livingston, Supervisor, December 2012
Interacted with speakers ensuring that their needs were met while monitoring the door and
TRAINING, LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS
Certified in Westlaw Research
Certified in LexisNexis Research
Reading Specialist Certification
International Law Certificate
Some proficiency in Spanish
Travel: Led social tours of Paris, Rio de Janiero, Brussels, Luxembourg, Athens, etc. Video
Production: Familiar with I-movie, Logic Pro, Final Cut Pro etc.
Teacher, Certified, Special Education