Faculty

Azizah al-Hibri
Professor Emerita of Law
Founder and Chair, KARAMAH: Muslim Women Lawyers for Human Rights
(202) 234-7302/03
Islamic Jurisprudence
Islamic Family Law and Constitutional Law
Women's Rights
Freedom of Religion
Ronald Bacigal
Professor of Law
(804) 289-8194
Criminal Law
Criminal Procedure
Evidence
Margaret Bacigal
Clinical Professor of Law
Director, Clinical Placement Program
(804) 289-8950
Clinicial Legal Education
Domestic Violence
Education of Lawyers
W. Wade Berryhill
Professor Emeritus of Law
(804) 289-8210
Environmental Law
Land Use Planning
Ocean and Coastal Law
Property
Real Estate Transactions
Paul Birch
Computer Services Librarian
(804) 289-8222
Legal Research
Law and Technology
Carol Brown
Professor of Law
(804) 484-1626
Property
Land Use Planning
Real Estate Transactions
Housing Law
William Bryson
Blackstone Professor of Law
(804) 289-8196
English Legal History
Virginia Legal History
Virginia Procedure and Practice
Tara Casey
Director, Carrico Center for Pro Bono Service
(804) 287-1207
Pro Bono Legal Services
Public Service Work
Contemporary Public Policy Issues
Dale Cecka
Clinical Professor of Law
Director, Jeanette Lipman Family Law Clinic
(804) 287-6468
Family Law (Juvenile Justice, Domestic Violence, and Child Advocacy)
Public Benefits
Clinical Legal Education
Henry Chambers
Professor of Law
(804) 289-8199
Voting Rights
Employment Discrimination
White Collar Crime
Criminal Law
Constitutional Law
Timothy Coggins
Associate Dean for Library & Information Services
Professor of Law
(804) 289-8218
Law Librarianship
Legal Research and Digital Legal Information
Suzanne Corriell
Associate Director for Reference, Research and Instructional Services
(804) 289-8217
Legal Research and Resources
Public Policy Research and Drafting
Christopher Corts
Assistant Professor of Legal Writing
(804) 289-8856
Legal Writing
Christopher Cotropia
Professor of Law
Director, Intellectual Property Institute
Austin Owen Research Fellow
(804) 484-1574
Intellectual Property
Patent Law
Computer Law
John Douglass
Professor of Law
(804) 289-8198
Criminal Law and Procedure
Evidence
Confrontation Clause
Trial Advocacy and Plea Bargaining
Joel Eisen
Professor of Law
Austin Owen Research Fellow
(804) 287-6511
Energy Law and Policy
Smart Grid, Utilities Regulation, and Renewable Energy
Environmental Law and Policy
Climate Change
David Epstein
George E. Allen Professor of Law
(804) 289-8922
Bankruptcy
Contracts
Jessica Erickson
Professor of Law
(804) 289-8322
Corporate Law
Corporate Governance
Securities Regulation and Litigation
Alexis Fetzer
Reference and Research Services Librarian
(804) 289-8727
Legal Research and Resources
Civil Law
William Fisher
Professor of Law
(804) 287-6450
Securities Regulation
Corporate Law and Governance
Small Business Organization and Finance Documentation
David Frisch
Professor of Law
(804) 289-8214
Commercial Law
Contracts
James Gibson
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Professor of Law
(804) 287-6398
Intellectual Property
Copyrights and Trademarks
Law and Technology
Contracts
Chiara Giorgetti
Assistant Professor of Law
Faculty Director, LL.M. Program
(804) 484-1654
Public International Law
International Arbitration
International Dispute Resolution
International Courts and Tribunals
State Failure and Fragility
Meredith Harbach
Associate Professor of Law
(804) 287-6688
Family Law
Children and the Law
Civil Procedure
Legal Regulation of Reproduction, Abortion, and Reproductive Technologies
Mary Heen
Professor of Law
(804) 289-8528
Tax Law and Policy
Legislation and Regulation
Feminist Legal Theory and Sex Discrimination
Ann Hodges
Professor of Law
(804) 289-8909
Labor and Employment Law
Nonprofit Organizations
Feminist Legal Theory
Joyce Janto
Deputy Director of the Law Library
(804) 289-8223
Law Librarianship
Legal Research
Professional Responsibility
Professor Emeritus of Law
(804) 289-8200
Wills and Trusts
Fiduciary Administration
Elder Law
John Paul Jones
Professor Emeritus of Law
(804) 289-8211
Administrative Law
American and International Constitutional Law
Maritime Law
Military Law
Laura Khatcheressian
Assistant Professor of Legal Writing
(804) 289-8801
Legal Writing and Analysis
Corinna Lain
Associate Dean for Faculty Development
Professor of Law
(804) 289-8738
Supreme Court Decisionmaking
Constitutional Theory (Judicial Review)
Criminal Procedure
Death Penalty
Evidence
Mei Lo
Catalog/Systems Librarian
(804) 289-8226
Cataloging Library Resources
Integrated Library Systems
Julie  McConnell
Director, Children's Defense Clinic
Associate Clinical Professor of Law
(804) 289-8205
Juvenile Delinquency and Child Development
Clinical Legal Education
Elder Law
Criminal Law
Gary McDowell
Professor, Tyler Haynes Interdisciplinary Chair in Leadership Studies, Political Science & Law
(804) 287-6085
Supreme Court
Judicial Appointments
Presidential Power
Public Policy
U.S.-U.K. Relations
Shari Motro
Professor of Law
Professor of Philosophy, Politics, Economics and Law (PPEL)
(804) 287-8923
Tax Law and Policy
Gender and the Law
Information Design and the Law
Mindfulness
Daniel Murphy
Professor of Law Emeritus
(804) 289-8187
International Law
Amy O'Connor
Technical Services/Digital Resources Librarian
(804) 289-8221
Digital Legal Resources
Kristen Osenga
Professor of Law
(804) 289-8112
Patent Law
Intellectual Property Law
Law and Language
Legislation and Regulation
John Pagan
University Professor
(804) 289-8188
Legal History
Constitutional Law
Sexuality and the Law
Wendy Perdue
Dean, University of Richmond School of Law
Professor of Law
(804) 289-8740
Civil Procedure
Conflict of Laws
Land Use
Legal Education
John Preis
Professor of Law
(804) 289-8682
Civil Procedure
Federal Courts
Civil Rights Litigation
Emmeline Reeves
Director, Academic Skills Program
Associate Professor for Academic Success
(804) 287-6472
Academic Skills and Success
Virginia Bar Exam
Agency and Partnership
Kimberly Robinson
Professor of Law
(804) 289-8985
Education Law and Policy
Pretrial Drafting
Legislation and Regulation
Civil Procedure
Noah Sachs
Professor of Law
Director, Robert R. Merhige Jr. Center for Environmental Studies
(804) 289-8555
Environmental Law and International Environmental Law
Toxic Substances and Hazardous Waste Regulation
Climate Change
Transboundary Pollution
Doron Samuel-Siegel
Assistant Professor of Legal Writing
(804) 287-6326
Legal Writing and Analysis
Contract Drafting
Tamar Schwartz
Assistant Professor of Legal Writing
(804) 287-6585
Legal Research and Writing
Andrew Spalding
Assistant Professor of Law
(804) 289-8203
International Business Law
Foreign Corrupt Practices Act
International Law
Jonathan Stubbs
Professor of Law
(804) 289-8812
Race and the Law
Constitutional Law
Human Rights Law
Rachel Suddarth
Assistant Professor of Legal Writing
(804) 289-8466
Legal Writing
Peter Swisher
Professor of Law
(804) 289-8206
Family Law
Insurance Law
Tort Law
Mary Tate
Director, Institute for Actual Innocence
Associate Clinical Professor of Law
(804) 287-1834
Wrongful Convictions
Actual Innocence Commissions
Post-Conviction Remedies
Carl Tobias
Williams Professor of Law
(804) 287-6440
Federal Courts and Judicial Selection
Constitutional Law
Torts
Product Liability
Adrienne Volenik
Director, Education Rights Clinic
Acting Director of the National Center for Family Law
Clinical Professor of Law
(804) 287-6093
Children's Law
Education of Children with Disabilities
Margaret Ann Walker
Visiting Assistant Professor, Academic Success Program
(804) 287-1813
Appellate Advocacy
Legal Writing
Kevin Walsh
Associate Professor of Law
(804) 287-6018
Federal Courts
Constitutional Law
The U.S. Supreme Court
W. Clark Williams
Professor of Law
(804) 289-8207
Civil Procedure
Conflict of Laws
Gail Zwirner
Head, Library Access Services
(804) 287-6555
Law Librarianship
Legal Research