04/19/2023 - Professor Leslie C. Griffin, William S. Boyd Professor of Law, is in the process of completing the first edition of a Learning Constitutional Law casebook with coauthor Marci A. Hamilton. She notes the writing process, "It is really fun to... read more
02/21/2023 - Frank Rudy Cooper, William S. Boyd Professor of Law and Director, Program on Race, Gender & Policing, recently co-authored three books in his fields of expertise. In addition to Gender and Law: Theory, Doctrine, Commentary, Ninth Edition and Dis/ability in Media, Law and History, Frank joined a member of a... read more
02/21/2023 - Joe Regalia, William S. Boyd Associate Professor of Law, has a two-book contract about making legal writing fun and accessible. “Legal writing is easily the biggest roadblock faced by law students and lawyers... read more
01/05/2023 - Joan Howarth, Distinguished Visiting Professor and Dean Emerita, Michigan State University College of Law, recently released her new book Shaping the Bar: The Future of Attorney Licensing. Professor Howarth sat down with us to talk about attorney licensing and the premise of her research, which was published by... read more
01/05/2023 - Ruben J. Garcia, Professor of Law and Co-Director of UNLV's Workplace Law Program, calls for the adoption of critical wage theory in his forthcoming book Critical Wage Theory: Why a Higher Minimum Wage Is Necessary For Racial Justice. A recent Law 360 article about his book states that in his writing, Ruben seeks... read more
01/05/2023 - Eve Hanan is the Associate Dean for Faculty Development and Research. She teaches criminal law, criminal procedure, and directs a misdemeanor defense clinic and practicum. For the past five years, student attorneys in the Misdemeanor Clinic have represented people who would otherwise not receive a public defender... read more
06/10/2022 - Many years ago, a mentor of Dean Christine Smith told her that if she ever had the chance to open a law school, she should. And when she and founding dean Dick Morgan came to Las Vegas in the late 1990s, that’s exactly what they did. The law school that she worked so hard to help found and that she has cherished... read more
03/11/2022 - William S. Boyd Professor of Law, Francine J. Lipman's expertise is in Tax Law, Taxation of Business Entities, Estate & Gift Taxation, Accounting and Finance for Lawyers. She was also listed as one of 50 U.S. tax professionals to follow on social media for 2022.... read more
02/25/2022 - Professor Frank Rudy Cooper is William S. Boyd Professor of Law and Director of the Program on Race, Gender, and Policing with expertise in Civil Rights, Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Critical Race Theory, Diversity and Inclusion, Feminist Theory, Gender and the Law, Law and Popular Culture, Masculinities... read more
10/08/2021 - Dean Brian Wall describes his favorite parts of his job, the best piece of professional advice he’s received, and what he might be doing if he wasn’t Boyd’s Associate Dean for Student Affairs.
10/01/2021 - Michael Kagan, Joyce Mack Professor of Law and Immigration Clinic Director, teaches administrative law, professional responsibility, international human rights and immigration law.