Regent Law Faculty Achievements – June 2018

Regent University’s School of Law Faculty members willingly share their knowledge and expertise beyond the classroom to spark scholarly debate and advance the practice of law. Their latest endeavors include the following.

Dean Michael Hernandez

  • Appeared on CBN Newswatch discussing the Masterpiece Cakeshop victory at the Supreme Court, where the lead attorneys were Regent Law alumni. Watch video.
  • Has been tapped by Chief Judge Roger Gregory of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit to chair and serve on the committee to select the next public defender for the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia.

Professor James Davids just posted The Role of Worldview in the Judicial Decisions of Justice John Paul Stevens, 11 Liberty U. L. Rev. 723 (2017) on SSRN.com*.

Professor Tom Folsom was in the top 10% of downloads on SSRN for the month of May. Download his papers*.

Professor Jeffrey Brauch just uploaded new pieces to SSRN:

The Journal of Global Justice and Public Policy is now on SSRN!

Professor Harry Hutchison just uploaded a new piece to SSRN:

Professor Lynne Marie Kohm just uploaded new pieces to SSRN:

Director Janis Kirkland’s work is included in the June issue of LWI Lives.

Professor James Duane’s newest article, “The Abraham Lincoln Exception to the Hearsay Rule,” will be published in the Summer 2018 issue of the American Journal of Trial Advocacy.

Professors Stern, Gantt, Madison, Duane and Kohm continue to rank in the Top 10% of all listed scholars for SSRN download impact. View the report.

Professors Natt Gantt and Ben Madison’s article, “Self-Directedness and Professional Formation: connecting Two Critical Concepts in Legal Education, 14 U. St. Thomas L. J. (2018)*” is now available on SSRN.

*Publications available to view and download for free.