Pre-law Scholars Program


Dorothy Littleton, Practitioner-in-ResidenceDorothy Wells Littleton, J.D., serves as Practitioner-in-residence for the Pre-law Scholars Program. Littleton received a B.A. degree in English from AU in 1978 and her Juris Doctorate degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1985. She served as law clerk to U.S. District Court Judge Truman M. Hobbs prior to entering private practice and was co-founder of Sasser & Littleton, P.C., a Montgomery firm. She is a charter member and past president of the Auburn University Bar Association, a professional organization composed of Auburn graduates now in the legal profession who have endowed a scholarship for Auburn pre-law students. She is the faculty advisor for the Auburn University Mock Trial Competition Team and for Pi Lambda Sigma, the pre-law honor society.

Littleton serves as adjunct faculty in the Department of Political Science, where she directs pre-law internships (POLI 4920) and teaches Mock Trial Competition (POLI 5970-003), and The Legal Profession (POLI 5970).

Open Advising Hours are  Monday: noon-4:00 p.m. and Tues./Thurs. :1:00 -4:00 p.m.. Advising is also available by appointment. Please email Ms. Littleton for an advising appointment at

Last Updated: September 15, 2015