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Dwight Aarons

Associate Professor of Law

Capital Punishment, Criminal Law, Procedural Law, Wrongful Convictions

Eric Franklin Amarante

Associate Professor of Law

Legal Clinic, Nonprofit

Frances Ansley

Professor Emeritus, College of Law Distinguished Professor of Law

Brad Areheart

Professor of Law

Contract Law, Disability Law, Employment Discrimination, Employment Law

Wendy Bach

Professor of Law

Poverty Law, Public Benefits Law

Benjamin Barton

Helen and Charles Lockett Distinguished Professor of Law

Legal Profession, Tort Law

Teri Dobbins Baxter

Williford Gragg Distinguished Professor

Constitutional Law, Family Law, Privacy Law, Tort Law

Doug Blaze

Interim Dean of the College of Law

Access to Justice, Criminal Law, Leadership and Professional Development, Procedural Law

Robert C. Blitt

Professor of Law

Comparative Constitutional Law, Human Rights Law, International Law, Religious Freedom Law

Rebecca Kite

Assistant Professor and Reference Librarian

Zack Buck

Associate Professor of Law

Bioethics, Health Care Fraud and Abuse and White Collar Crime, Health Law Finance and Regulation, Tort Law

Scott Childs

Professor and Associate Dean for Library & Technology Services

Law Librarianship, Law Library Administration, Legal Research

Carol Collins

Associate Professor and Head of Technical Services for the Law Library

Joseph Cook

Professor Emeritus, Williford Gragg Distinguished Professor

Judy Cornett

College of Law Distinguished Professor

Juries, Law and Literature, Legal Ethics, Legal Writing & Rhetoric, Procedural Law

Sherley Cruz

Assistant Professor

Legal Clinic, Low Wage Workers, Housing Discrimination, Cross-cultural Competency, Access to Justice, and Diversity and Inclusion

Shamika Dalton

Associate Professor and Associate Director of the Katz Law Library

Legal Research, Cultural Competency in Legal Research, Diversity and Inclusion

Tom Davies

Professor Emeritus, Elvin E. Overton Distinguished Professor of Law

Eliza Fink

Assistant Professor and Digital Resources and Services Librarian

Iris Goodwin

Associate Professor of Law

Charisse Heath

Lecturer and Academic Success Program Director

Joan MacLeod Heminway

Interim Director of the Institute for Professional Leadership, Rick Rose Distinguished Professor of Law

Animal Law, Companies Law, Corporate Finance, Corporate Governance, Crowdfunding, Insider Trading, Mergers & Acquisitions Law, Securities Law

Amy Hess

Professor Emeritus, UTK Distinguished Service Professor of Law, and Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis and Williford Gragg Distinguished Professor of Law

Michael Higdon

Associate Dean for Faculty Development and Professor of Law

Constitutional Law, Family Law, Gender & Sexuality Law, Legal Writing & Rhetoric

Becky Jacobs

Waller Lansden Distinguished Professor of Law

Administrative Law, Dispute Resolution, Environmental & Energy Law, International Business Transactions, International Commercial Law, Mediation, Natural Resources Law, Negotiation, Public Health Law

Lucy Jewel

Professor of Law and Director of Legal Writing

Entertainment Law, Legal Education, Legal Profession, Legal Writing & Rhetoric, Technology

Brian Krumm

Associate Professor of Law

Commercial Law, Companies Law, Contract Law, Corporate Governance, Entrepreneurial Law

George Kuney

Lindsay Young Distinguished Professor of Law

Bankruptcy, Business Associations, Commercial Law and Leasing, Contracts, Corporate Finance, Entrepreneurial Law, Juries, Legal Drafting, Legal Writing, Litigation, Mergers & Acquisitions, Procedural Law, Real Estate Finance and Development, Secured Transactions

Michelle Kwon

Associate Professor of Law

Commercial Law, Contract Law, Corporate Governance, Tax Law

Don Leatherman

W. Allen Separk Distinguished Professor of Law

Federal Income Tax, Tax Law

Alex Long

Williford Gragg Distinguished Professor of Law

Torts, Professional Responsibility, Employment Law, Disability Law

Sibyl Marshall

Associate Professor and Head of Public Services, Law Library

William Davenport Mercer

Senior Lecturer

Constitutional and Legal History, Law and the Humanities, Public Interest Law

Carl Pierce

Professor Emeritus, W. Allen Separk Distinguished Professor of Law

Thomas Plank

Joel A. Katz Distinguished Professor of Law

Nathan Preuss

Associate Professor and Reference/Student Services Librarian

Law Librarianship, Legal Research

Gary Pulsinelli

Associate Professor of Law

Joy Radice

Associate Professor of Law and Director of Clinical Programs

Access to Justice, Criminal Law, Procedural Law

Glenn Reynolds

Beauchamp Brogan Distinguished Professor of Law

Administrative Law, Constitutional Law, First Amendment, Internet Law, Second Amendment, Space Law, Technology

Dean Rivkin

Professor of Law Emeritus

Briana Rosenbaum

Associate Professor of Law

Class Actions, Complex Litigation, Criminal Law, Evidence, Litigation, Procedural Law

Paula Schaefer

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor of Law

Civil Procedure, Complex Litigation, Contract Law, Fiduciary Duty, Legal Education, Legal Ethics, Legal Malpractice, Legal Profession, Litigation, Procedural Law, Technology

John Sobieski

Professor Emeritus, Lindsay Young Distinguished Professor of Law

Gregory M. Stein

Woolf, McClane, Bright, Allen & Carpenter Distinguished Professor of Law

Chinese Real Estate Law, Land Use, Real Estate Finance and Development

Maurice Stucke

Douglas A. Blaze Distinguished Professor of Law

Antitrust Law, Behavioral Economics, Evidence, Privacy Law

Valorie Vojdik

Waller Lansden Distinguished Professor of Law

Civil Procedure, Civil Rights Law, Clinical Law, Constitutional Law, Family Law, Gender & Sexuality Law, International Women's Rights

Penny White

E.E. Overton Distinguished Professor of Law, Director of the Center for Advocacy and Dispute Resolution

Advocacy, Capital Punishment, Criminal Law, Judicial Ethics, Judicial Selection, Legal Ethics, State Courts and Procedure

Melanie D. Wilson

Dean Emeritus and Lindsay Young Distinguished Professor of Law

Fourth Amendment, Prosecutorial Ethics, Sixth Amendment