Faculty

Kimberly R. Van Essendelft, JD

Principal Lecturer

Co-Director, Legal Analysis, Research and Writing

Assistant Dean of Student Affairs

Bio

Assistant Dean Kimberly Van Essendelft received her B.A., with distinction, from the University of Virginia and her J.D. from the Marshall-Wythe School of Law at the College of William and Mary where she was a member of the Order of the Coif. After graduation from law school, she served as a law clerk to the Hon. Raymond A. Jackson, the Hon. Tommy E. Miller, and the Hon. William T. Prince in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, Norfolk Division.


Van Essendelft teaches Legal Research and Writing I and II, Appellate Advocacy, and Civil Pretrial Practice and Procedure and was an adjunct professor at Regent for eight years before joining the faculty full-time in 2006. Before joining the faculty, she was an associate city attorney in Virginia Beach for seven years, representing the city, its departments, and its employees in various civil litigation and administrative matters. In her position as associate city attorney, she was active in the Local Government Attorneys of Virginia and presented topics at various conferences. Prior to her appointment as an associate city attorney, Dean Van Essendelft worked for two years at Willcox & Savage, P. C. in its General Corporate Litigation and Media Defense practice groups. She is a previous member of the I'Anson-Hoffman American Inn of Court and the James Kent Inn of Court.


Van Essendelft is admitted to practice in Virginia, as well as in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, and the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.

Meet Our Faculty

John Ashcroft, JD

Distinguished Professor of Law & Government

 
James M. Boland, JD

Principal Lecturer

Director, Legal Analysis, Research & Writing Program

757.352.4632 jboland@regent.edu
Jeffrey A. Brauch, JD

Director, LL.M. Programs

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

Professor

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 for Academic Affairs

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

Professor

757.352.4734 nattgan@regent.edu
Michael V. Hernandez, JD

Professor

Faculty Advisor, Moot Court Board and Trial Advocacy Board

757.352.4040 michher@regent.edu
Harry G. Hutchison, J.D., PGCE

Distinguished Professor

 
Bradley P. Jacob, JD

Principal Lecturer

Director, M.A. in Law Program

757.352.4523 bradjac@regent.edu
Janis L. Kirkland, JD

Principal Lecturer

Co-Director, Legal Analysis, Research and Writing

757.352.4334 janikir@regent.edu
Lynne Marie Kohm, JD

Professor; John Brown McCarty Professor of Family Law

757.352.4335 lynnkoh@regent.edu
Audrey J. Lynn, JD

Head of Electronic Services & Digital Initiatives, Law Library

757.352.4463 audrlyn@regent.edu
Benjamin V. Madison, III, JD

Director, Bar Passage Initiatives

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

Professor

757.352.4586 benjmad@regent.edu
William E. Magee, JD, MSLS

Assistant Director for Public Services, Law Library

  willmag@regent.edu
Kathleen A. McKee, LL.M.

Associate Professor

Director of Experiential Learning

757.352.4639 kathmck@regent.edu
Michael P. Schutt, JD

Principal Lecturer & Global Recruiter

  michsch@regent.edu
Jay Sekulow, J.D., Ph.D.

Distinguished Professor of Law

Chief Counsel, American Center for Law and Justice

 
Randy Singer, JD

Attorney-in-Residence

Director of the Singer Civil Litigation Practicum

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

Director, Honors Program

Professor

757.352.4080 craiste@regent.edu
S. Ernie Walton, JD

Assistant Dean of Admissions

Lecturer

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

757.352.4315 stevwa1@regent.edu
Judge Patricia L. West (Ret.)

Interim Dean

Associate Dean of Career and Alumni Services

Distinguished Professor of Law and Government

757.352.4040 pwest@regent.edu
Gloria Whittico, JD

Director, Academic Success Program

Associate Professor

757.352.4852 gwhittico@regent.edu

Adjunct

Julie Anjo
Robert Ash
Kerriel Bailey
Tracy Banks
George Bruch
Gary Bryant
Justin Bush
George Buxton
Kathryn Byler
James Chapman
Rose Coley
Erin DeBoer
David Dennison
David Dildy
Timothy Drewry
Eric Enlow
Shaheryar Gill
Michael Halvorsen
Kirstin Hark
Geoffrey Hemphill
Laura Hernandez
Hon. Robert Humphreys
Joshua Jenkins
David Johnson
Christopher Kall
Hon. D. Arthur Kelsey
David Lannetti
Hee Eun Lee
Stephen Lentz
Joseph Liberatore
Elizabeth Libertini
David McGinley
James Metcalfe, CAPT
Hon. Henry Morgan
Susan Moritz
Anthony Mulford
Gustav Nelson
Hon. H. Thomas Padrick
Corrynn Peters
Stephen Pfeiffer
Nathaniel Pierce
Wainscott Putney
Carol Rasnic
Mandy Rogers
Fred Ross
Randy Singer
Catherine Six
Tristen Small
Martha Smith
John Stepanovich
Norman Thomas
Farnaz Thompson
Hugo Valverde
David Velloney
Shawn Voyles