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Peter Leasure, J.D., Ph.D.


  • B.A., Ohio Dominican University
  • J.D., New England Law Boston
  • University of South Carolina


  • Criminal Law
  • Criminal Procedure
  • Judicial Process
  • Experimental Design

Research Interests

  • Collateral Consequences of Conviction
  • Collateral Consequence Relief Mechanisms
  • Experimental Design
  • White Collar Crime


  • J.P. Strom Fellow

Recent Publications

  • Leasure, P. (Forthcoming) Misdemeanor Records and Employment Outcomes: An Experimental Study. Crime and Delinquency.
  • Leasure, P. & Martin, T. (2017). Criminal Records and Housing: An Experimental Study. Journal of Experimental Criminology. doi:10.1007/s11292-017-9289.
  • Leasure, P. & Andersen, T. (2016). The Effectiveness of Certificates of Relief as Collateral Consequence Relief Mechanisms: An Experimental Study. Yale Law and Policy Review, Inter Alia, 35 (11), 11-22.