James M. Boland, JD

Associate Professor

Director, Legal Analysis, Research & Writing Program


Articles Editor, Regent University Law Review

Associate Professor, Regent University School of Law, 2008-present; Assistant Professor, 2000-2008; Adjunct Professor, 1996-1999

Private Practice, 1995-1999


"Is Free Speech Compatible with Human Dignity, Equality and Democratic Government: America, a Free Speech Island in a Sea of Censorship?" 6 Drexel Law Review 1 (2013).

"A Progressive Revolution: Man, Superman, and the Death of Constitutional Government." 4 Charlotte Law Review 249 (2013).

"Legal Writing Classes and the Substantive Law Curriculum: Do Law Schools Need to Re-think the Relationship?" Education & Practice, Vol. XII, No. 2, Virginia State Bar's Section on Education of Lawyers (2004).

"Constitutional Legitimacy and the Culture Wars: Rule of Law or Dictatorship of a Shifting Supreme Court Majority." 36 Cumberland Law Review 245 (2005-2006).

"Legal Writing Programs and Professionalism: Legal Writing Professors Can Join the Academic Club." 18 St. Thomas Law Review 711 (2005-2006).

"An Interview With the Chief Justice, Education & Practice." Vol. XIV, No. 2, Virginia State Bar's Section on Education of Lawyers (2006).

Meet Our Faculty

John Ashcroft, JD

Distinguished Professor of Law and Government

Jeffrey A. Brauch, JD

Executive Director, Center for Global Justice, Human Rights & the Rule of Law


757.352.4040 jbrauch@regent.edu
Bruce N. Cameron, JD

Reed Larson Professor of Labor Law

757.352.4522 bcameron@regent.edu
Natt Gantt II, JD

Associate Dean of Instructional & Curricular Affairs

Co-Director, Center for Ethical Formation & Legal Education Reform


757.352.4734 nattgan@regent.edu
Harry G. Hutchison, J.D., PGCE

Distinguished Professor

Janis L. Kirkland, JD

Director, M.A. Wealth Management & Financial Planning Concentration

Assistant Director, JD Legal Analysis, Research & Writing Program

Principal Lecturer

757.352.4334 janikir@regent.edu
Lynne Marie Kohm, JD

Associate Dean of Faculty Development & External Affairs

Professor; John Brown McCarty Professor of Family Law

757.352.4335 lynnkoh@regent.edu
Benjamin V. Madison, III, JD

Director, Center for Advocacy

Co-Director, Center for Ethical Formation & Legal Education Reform


757.352.4586 benjmad@regent.edu
William "Bill" Magee, JD, MSLS

Head of Law Library Faculty & Student Services

Kathleen A. McKee, LL.M.

Director, L.L.M. in American Legal Studies and LL.M. in Human Rights

Director, Civil Practice Clinic

Associate Professor

757.352.4639 kathmck@regent.edu
James E. Murphy, JD

Director, M.A. in Law Program

Manager, Business Affairs


757.352.4724 jamemur@regent.edu
Jay Sekulow, J.D., Ph.D.

Distinguished Professor of Law

Chief Counsel, American Center for Law and Justice

Randy Singer, JD


Director of the Singer Civil Litigation Practicum

757.352.4554 rsinger@regent.edu
Craig A. Stern, JD

Director, Honors Program


757.352.4080 craiste@regent.edu
Marie Summerlin Hamm, JD, MLS

Assistant Director, Law Library Collection Development

757.352.4233 mariham@regent.edu
Kimberly R. Van Essendelft, JD

Assistant Dean of Student Affairs

Principal Lecturer

757.352.4689 kimbvan@regent.edu
Ernie Walton, JD

Academic & Administrative Director, Center for Global Justice, Human Rights, & the Rule of Law


757.352.4315 stevwa1@regent.edu
Patricia L. West, JD

Associate Dean of Career & Alumni Services

Distinguished Professor

757.352.4040 pwest@regent.edu
Gloria Whittico, JD

Director, Academic Success Program

Associate Professor

757.352.4852 gwhittico@regent.edu