Faculty Spotlight

  • Ian Bartrum, Professor of Law
    December 08, 2017 - Ian Bartrum is a Professor of Law. His expertise is within Constitutional Law, Constitutional Theory, Constitutional History, as well as Law and Religion.
  • John Valery White, Ralph Denton Professor of Law
    November 30, 2017 - John Valery White is the Ralph Denton Professor of Law. He recently served as Acting Chancellor of the Nevada System of Higher Education, and was the second Dean of the William S. Boyd School of Law (2007-2012).
  • Joan Howarth, Dean Emerita (Michigan State University College of Law) and Professor of Law
    November 17, 2017 - Joan Howarth is Dean Emerita, Michigan State University College of Law, and Professor of Law.
  • Peter Bayer, Associate Professor of Law
    November 09, 2017 - Peter Bayer is an Associate Professor of Law.
  • Francine Lipman, William S. Boyd Professor of Law and Rosenblum Family Foundation Tax Clinic qualified tax expert
    November 02, 2017 - Francine Lipman is a William S. Boyd Professor of Law and qualified tax expert for the Rosenblum Family Foundation Tax Clinic.
  • November 02, 2017 - Francine Lipman is a William S. Boyd Professor of Law and qualified tax expert for the Rosenblum Family Foundation Tax Clinic.
  • Dr. Orentlicher, UNLV Health Law Program co-director and the Cobeaga Law Firm Professor of Law
    October 26, 2017 - Dr. Orentlicher is the co-director of the UNLV Health Law Program and the Cobeaga Law Firm Professor of Law.
  • David Tanenhaus, James E. Rogers Professor of History and Law
    October 19, 2017 - David Tanenhaus is the James E. Rogers Professor of History and Law. 
  • Chelsea M. Baldwin, Director of Academic Success
    October 13, 2017 - Chelsea M. Baldwin is the Director of Academic Success.
  • Mary Beth Beazley, Professor of Law
    October 05, 2017 - Mary Beth Beazley is a Professor of Law and leading Legal Writing Scholar.
  • Elizabeth Manriquez, Research Librarian and Assistant Professor
    September 28, 2017 - Elizabeth Manriquez is a Research Librarian as well as an Assistant Professor.
  • Joanna A. Medrano, Director of Externships and Assistant Professor-in-Residence
    September 21, 2017 - Joanna Medrano is the Director of Externships as well as an Assistant Professor-in-Residence.
  • Eve Hanan, Associate Professor of Law
    September 14, 2017 - Eve Hanan is an Associate Professor at UNLV Law. Her expertise is in Criminal Law, Clinical Legal Education and Teaching, Trial and Appellate Practice, Criminal Procedure, and Restorative Justice.
  • Benjamin Edwards, Associate Professor of Law
    September 07, 2017 - Benjamin Edwards is an Associate Professor at UNLV Law. His expertise is in the areas of Business and Securities Law, Corporate Governance and Consumer Protection.
  • Bret Birdsong, Law Professor
    May 18, 2017 - Bret Birdsong is a Professor at the Boyd School of Law.  His expertise is in the area of Environmental Law, Water Law, Natural Resources Law, Administrative Law.
  • Leslie Griffin
    May 11, 2017 - Leslie C. Griffin is William S. Boyd Professor at the Boyd School of Law.  Her courses include Constitutional Law, Bioethics, and Law and Religion. What’s the most important thing you are working on right now?
  • Kay Kindred
    May 05, 2017 - Kay P. Kindred is the Sara and Ralph Denton Professor at the Boyd School of Law.  She teaches in the areas of contracts, family law, education law, children’s law, and law and society. What’s the most important thing you are working on right now?
  • Sonya Miller
    April 27, 2017 - Visiting Assistant Professor Sonya Miller currently directs the externship program at Boyd. She is a Boyd Alum (Class of ’13) who also holds an LL.M. in Taxation from Villanova University.  After graduation, she clerked for the Honorable Mary S. Brennan, J.T.C., in New Jersey Tax Court. What have you read,... read more
  • Linda Berger
    April 21, 2017 - Linda L. Berger is the Family Foundation Professor of Law and has recently completed a term as Associate Dean for Faculty Development and Research at Boyd. She is also the Immediate Past President of the Legal Writing Institute and a nationally recognized leader in legal rhetoric and writing.What's the most... read more