Shelly Bibb DeAdder is an Associate Professor of Legal Writing at North Carolina Central University (NCCU) School of Law. Professor DeAdder is the faculty advisor for the NCCU Moot Court Board and coaches the ABA Client Counseling Competition teams. She is a community volunteer at StepUp Ministry, and regularly participates in pro bono wills and advanced directives clinics. She is also a member of the North Carolina Appellate Defender Roster, handling appeals before the appellate courts of North Carolina. In 2002, Professor DeAdder received her Juris Doctor from North Carolina Central University and her Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies with a minor in Spanish from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.