Louis W. Hensler III, J.D.


      Louis W. Hensler III


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JD, University of Chicago Law School

B.A., Bob Jones University


Professor Hensler joined the faculty of Regent University School of Law in 1998. After graduating from the University of Chicago Law School in 1988, Professor Hensler clerked for the Honorable J.L. Edmondson on the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. Between this clerkship and coming to Regent University, Professor Hensler practiced as a litigation associate with the Pittsburgh office of Jones, Day, Reavis & Pogue, where he worked on cases in a variety of fields including product liability, securities class action, employee benefits, contracts, and intellectual property. 

Professor Hensler’s scholarly interests focus on his teaching fields of Torts, Evidence, and Christian Foundations of Law.


Torts, Evidence, Christian Foundations of Law

Selected Publications

Torts as Fouls: What Sports Taught me about Corrective Justice, Strict Liability, and Civil Recourse in Tort Law, 42 Sw. U. L. Rev. 291 (2013) (Available at http://ssrn.com/abstract=2031735).

What's Sic Utere for the Goose: The Public Nature of the Right to Use and Enjoy Property Suggests a Utilitarian Approach to Nuisance Cases, 37 N. Ky. L. Rev. 31 (Spring 2010) (Available at http://ssrn.com/abstract=2002225).

A Modest Reading of St. Thomas Aquinas on the Connection Between Natural Law and Human Law, 43 Creighton L. Rev. 153 (Fall 2009) (Available at http://ssrn.com/abstract=2002264).

The Trammel Court's Hasty Rejection of Jerry Maguire's View of Marriage, 23 Ga. State L. Rev. 325 (Winter 2006) (Available at http://ssrn.com/abstract=2002218).

Class Counsel, Self-Interest and Other People's Money, 35 U. of Memphis L. Rev. 53 (Fall 2004) (Available at http://ssrn.com/abstract=2002217).

The Recurring Constitutional Convention: Therapy for a Democratic Constitutional Republic Paralyzed by Hypocrisy, 7 Tex. Rev. of L. and Politics 263 (Spring 2003) (Available at http://ssrn.com/abstract=1998  996).