- Assistant General Counsel
Phone: (812) 855-0008
smharper[at]iu [dot] edu
Stephen came to the counsel's office as a Legal Fellow for the 2011-2012 academic year and is now an Assistant General Counsel. Stephen's primary areas of interest are employment law, student affairs, contract drafting and review, and legal research.
Prior to entering law school, Stephen was an English teacher at Bloomington North High School and served on the summer faculty at Choate Rosemary Hall in Wallingford, Connecticut. He has continued to teach, but has moved to the college level, serving in an adjunct capacity at IU, teaching Legal and Ethical Issues in Education. He received an award for Outstanding Teaching at the IU School of Education in April 2011 for his work with that class.
Stephen earned his bachelor's degee from IU in 2005 and his J.D. in 2011 from the IU Maurer School of Law.