William and Mary Law School

Faculty Experts

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Areas of Expertise

Administrative Law | Adoption LawCivil Procedure | Clinical Legal Education | Constitutional Law | Corporate Law | Criminal Law | Education Law | Employment and Labor Law | Ethics | EvidenceFamily Law | Immigration Law | Intellectual Property Law | International Law | Law and Economics | Law and Psychology | Litigation | National Security Law | Property Law | Securities Fraud | Technology Law

Administrative Law


Evan Criddle
Administrative Law Generally

Adoption Law


James Dwyer 
Adoption Law Generally

Vivian E. Hamilton
Adoption Law Generally

Civil Procedure


Michael Steven Green
Civil Procedure Generally

Tara Leigh Grove
Civil Procedure Generally

Clinical Legal Education


Patricia Roberts
Clinical Education
Veterans Benefits Law

Constitutional Law


Adam M. Gershowitz
 4th Amendment
5th Amendment
6th Amendment
8th Amendment

Michael Steven Green
Federal Courts
 2nd Amendment

Christopher Griffin
Eminent Domain (Takings)

Tara Leigh Grove
Constitutional Law Generally
Constitutional History
Federal Courts

Allison Orr Larsen
Constitutional Law Generally
14th Amendment

Fredric I. Lederer
5th Amendment
6th Amendment

Paul Marcus
4th Amendment
5th Amendment
6th Amendment

Corporate Law


Jayne W. Barnard
Corporate Law Generally

Darian Ibrahim
Corporate Law Generally

Criminal Law


Jeffery Bellin
Criminal Law Generally
Criminal Procedure
Criminal Justice

Adam M. Gershowitz
Criminal Law Generally
Criminal Procedure
Criminal Justice
Capital Punishment

Fredric I. Lederer
Criminal Procedure

Paul Marcus
Criminal Law Generally
Criminal Procedure 

Cynthia V. Ward
Criminal Law Generally

Education Law


Vivian E. Hamilton
Education Law Generally

Patricia Roberts
Special Education

Employment and Labor Law


Christopher Griffin
Employment Discrimination Law
Labor Law

Ethics


Michael Steven Green
Professional Responsibility

Patricia Roberts
Professional Responsibility

Evidence


Jeffrey Bellin
Evidence Generally

Fredric I. Lederer
Evidence Generally

Family Law


Vivian E. Hamilton
Family Law Generally

Children and the Law

Immigration Law


Angela M. Banks
Immigration Law Generally

Intellectual Property Law


Laura Heymann
Intellectual Property Law Generally
Copyright Law
Trademark Law

Paul Marcus 
Entertainment and Sports Law
Copyright Law

Sarah R. Wasserman Rajec
Patent LawInternational IP Law

International Law


Angela M. Banks
International Law Generally
International Law Human Rights
Comparative and Foreign Law Generally

Nancy Combs
International Criminal Law

Evan Criddle
International Law Generally
International Human Rights
International Law of Armed Conflict
International Refugee Law

Paul Marcus
Comparative and Foreign Law Generally

Law and Economics


Christopher Griffin
Economic Analysis of Law
Empirical Methods
Expert Economic Testimony

Darian Ibrahim
Law and Economics Generally

Law and Psychology


Cynthia V. Ward
Law and Psychology Generally

Litigation


Jeffrey Bellin
Litigation Generally

Fredric I. Lederer
Trial Practice

Tara Leigh Grove
Appellate Advocacy

National Security Law


Evan Criddle
National Security Law Generally

Property Law


Christopher Griffin
Property Law Generally

Securities Fraud


Jayne W. Barnard
Securities Fraud Generally

Darian Ibrahim
Securities Fraud Generally

Technology Law


Jeffery Bellin
Electronic Evidence

Laura Heymann

Internet Law

Fredric I. Lederer
Electronic Evidence