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The University of Houston Law Center Faculty

The faculty of the University of Houston Law Center is among the largest and most distinguished in the country. Comprised of 43 Tenure and Tenure-Track Faculty, 12 Clinical Faculty who teach in our clinics and first-year legal writing program, an additional 20 full time non-tenure track faculty members, and more than 100 adjunct faculty, UH’s reputation for scholarly and teaching excellence is widely recognized. The Law Center’s highly prolific faculty publish in the leading law reviews in the country and their work has been very influential with commentators, lawyers and courts throughout the country, and the world. The Law Center’s commitment to teaching excellence is equally notable. Since 2001 eight faculty members at the Law Center have won the UH Teaching Excellence Award, the highest university-wide teaching award. Beyond the university, our faculty have been widely recognized for their outstanding teaching.

For the Law Center’s Promotion and Tenure Standards, adopted April 2012, please click here.

Tenure and Tenure Track Faculty

Leonard Baynes
Leonard Baynes
Dean and Professor of Law
Emily Berman
Emily Berman
Assistant Professor of Law
Raymond Britton
Raymond Britton
Professor of Law
Johnny Buckles
Johnny Buckles
Professor of Law
Marcilynn Burke
Marcilynn Burke
Associate Dean, Associate Professor of Law
Darren Bush
Darren Bush
Professor of Law
Seth Chandler
Seth Chandler
Professor of Law
Anthony Chase
Anthony Chase
Associate Professor of Law
David Crump
David Crump
Professor of Law
Richard Dole
Richard Dole
Professor of Law
David Dow
David Dow
Professor of Law
Meredith Duncan
Meredith Duncan
Associate Professor of Law
Barbara Evans
Barbara Evans
Professor of Law
David Fagundes
David Fagundes
Professor of Law
Jim Hawkins
Jim Hawkins
Associate Professor of Law
Lonny Hoffman
Lonny Hoffman
Professor of Law
Paul Janicke
Paul Janicke
Professor of Law
Craig Joyce
Craig Joyce
Professor of Law
Renee Knake
Renee Knake
Professor of Law
Sapna Kumar
Sapna Kumar
Associate Professor of Law
David Kwok
David Kwok
Assistant Professor of Law
Peter Linzer
Peter Linzer
Professor of Law
Jacqueline Lipton
Jacqueline Lipton
Professor of Law
Jessica Mantel
Jessica Mantel
Associate Professor of Law
Ellen Marrus
Ellen Marrus
Professor of Law
Douglas Moll
Douglas Moll
Professor of Law
James Nelson
James Nelson
Assistant Professor of Law
Raymond Nimmer
Raymond Nimmer
Professor of Law
Thomas Oldham
Thomas Oldham
Professor of Law
Michael Olivas
Michael Olivas
Professor of Law
Robert Palmer
Robert Palmer
Professor of Law
Jordan Paust
Jordan Paust
Professor of Law
Robert Ragazzo
Robert Ragazzo
Professor of Law
D. Theodore Rave
D. Theodore Rave
Assistant Professor of Law
Jessica  Roberts
Jessica  Roberts
Associate Professor of Law
Joseph Sanders
Joseph Sanders
Professor of Law
Spencer Simons
Spencer Simons
Associate Professor of Law
William Streng
William Streng
Professor of Law
Sandra Thompson
Sandra Thompson
Professor of Law
Ronald Turner
Ronald Turner
Professor of Law
Greg Vetter
Greg Vetter
Professor of Law
Gina Warren
Gina Warren
Associate Professor
Bret Wells
Bret Wells
Associate Professor of Law
Kellen Zale
Kellen Zale
Assistant Professor of Law

Clinical Faculty

Katherine  Brem
Katherine  Brem
Clinical Faculty - LSS
Christopher Heard
Christopher Heard
Transactional Clinic Director
Whitney Heard
Whitney Heard
Clinical Faculty-LSS
Janet Heppard
Janet Heppard
Clinical Faculty and Director Clinics
Geoffrey Hoffman
Geoffrey Hoffman
Clinical Faculty-Immigration
Richard McElvaney
Richard McElvaney
Clinical Faculty-Consumer
Sarah Morath
Sarah Morath
Clinical Faculty - LSS
Merle Morris
Merle Morris
Clinical Faculty-LSS
Susan Rachlin
Susan Rachlin
Clinical Faculty-LSS
Lauren Simpson
Lauren Simpson
Clinical Faculty-LSS
Kenneth Swift
Kenneth Swift
Clinical Faculty - LSS
Tobi Tabor
Tobi Tabor
Clinical Faculty-LSS
Lisa Tilton-McCarthy
Lisa Tilton-McCarthy
Clinical Faculty-LSS
Tasha Willis
Tasha Willis
Clinical Faculty-Mediation

Other Faculty

Paul  Asofsky
Paul  Asofsky
Tax LL.M. Director
Janet Beck
Janet Beck
Immigration Clinic
David Bender
David Bender
Visiting Faculty
Julian Cardenas Garcia
Julian Cardenas Garcia
Research Assistant Professor
Nicole Casarez
Nicole Casarez
Visiting Faculty
Michael Ewer
Michael Ewer
Visiting Faculty
Amy Hawk
Amy Hawk
Blakely Asst. Dir
Tracy Hester
Tracy Hester
Lecturer
Cassandra Jeu
Cassandra Jeu
Innocence/DP Clinic
Jim Lawrence
Jim Lawrence
Blakely Director
Jeffrey Newberry
Jeffrey Newberry
Innocence/DP Clinic
Susan Sakmar
Susan Sakmar
Visiting Faculty
Ronald  Scott
Ronald  Scott
Research Professor
Ben Sheppard
Ben Sheppard
AA White Director
Kristina Van Arsdel
Kristina Van Arsdel
Director of Internship and Externship Programs
Yolanda Vazquez
Yolanda Vazquez
Yolanda Vazquez
Yolanda Vazquez
Gordon Walker
Gordon Walker
Visiting Faculty
Allison Winnike
Allison Winnike
Research Director and Research Professor

Emeritus Faculty

Richard Alderman
Richard M. Alderman
Sidney Buchanan
Sidney  Buchanan
John Douglass
John Jay Douglass
Stephen Huber
Stephen K. Huber
John Mixon
John  Mixon
Geraldine Moohr
Geraldine Szott Moohr
Thomas Newhouse
Thomas  Newhouse
Laura Oren
Laura E. Oren
Robert Schuwerk
Robert  Schuwerk
Jacqueline Weaver
Jacqueline Lang Weaver

Faculty In Memoriam

James Herget
James E. Herget
Ira Shepard
Ira B. Shepard
Stephen Zamora
Stephen  Zamora

Visiting Scholars

Melissa  Hamilton

Adjunct Faculty

Judge Georgia Akers
Natalie Alfaro
Katayoun Alidadi
Yocel  Alonso
Jeffrey Anapolsky
Anna Archer
Ray Ashburg
Christopher Bacon
Meagan Baker
Steve Baldassano
Justen Barks
James Beebe
Craig Bergez
Emily Bolon
Theodore Borrego
Lynn Bortka
William Boyce
Tim S.  Braley
Dan Brennan
Jenny Brevorka
Charles D. Brown
Judge Harvey Brown
Judge Susan Brown
John Buckley
Stephanie Bustamante
Franklin Bynum
Larry Campagna
Maria-Vittoria  Carminati
Ben Carpenter
Derrick Carson
Daragh John Carter
Anne Chandler
Donna Clark
Steven Cook
Kristina Culley
David Cunningham
Daniel Davis
Mickey Davis
Willie Daw
Alistair Dawson
Corey Devine
Ali Dhanani
Daniel Dib
Sashe Dimitroff
Linda Dole
Katya Dow
Brandon Draper
Arthur Dula
Andrew Edison
Erin Epley
Charles Eskridge
Judge David Farr
Jonna Flores
Zandra Foley
John-Thomas Foster
Samir Foteh
Jack Frels
Valerie Friedrich
Edward Gallagher
David Gerger
Richard Ginsburg
Mark Goranson
Bernard Goudeau III
Julie  Gray
Michael Griffin
Alamdar Hamdani
Lawrence Hanson
David Harrell
Eleanor  Haynes
Kevin Hedges
Maurice Hew
Judge Belinda Hill
Justin Hodge
John  Hofmeister
Mark Hoose
Sharon Hormann
Jackie Houlette
Robert Hughes
Alexander Hunt
Lee B. Hunt
Richard Husseini
Charles Irvine
Jay  Jackson
Brant Johnson
Erin Jones
Alexander Kaplan
Daniel Kasprzak
Tara Kelly
Jessica  Kemp
Anita Kerin
David  Keyes
Doug Koger
Paul Krieger
Daniel H.  Kroll
Nathaniel Kummerfeld
Kathleen Lake
Daniella Landers
Daniel Leightman
Tracy  Leissner
Kevin Lewis
Chris Long
Manuel Lopez
Alfonso Lopez De La Osa Escribano
Karen Lukin
Ryan Maierson
Abe Martinez
Jani Maselli
Hew Maurice
Honorable Debra Ibarra Mayfield
Scott McCay
Ryan  McConnell
Rich McIver
Roni Mihaly
Anshu Mitchell
Bill Moore
Keith Morris
Ewell Murphy
Norman Nadorff
Lauren Neely
John Newton
Pamela Nieto
Angela Odensky
Ruth Okediji
Edward Osterberg Jr.
Stephen  Pate
Snehal Patel
Jim Perdue Sr.
Lorena Perez McGill
Will  Peterson
Kenneth R.  Phillips
Ignacio Pinto-Leon
Peter Querubin
James  Ray
Robert (Randy) Roach
Ann Ryan Robertson
Volker Roeben
Reynaldo Romero
Judge Lee Rosenthal
Kathleen Rubinstein
Janet Rushing
Gregory S. Saikin
Judge R.K.  Sandill
Charles Schwartz
George Secrest
Shahzado Shaikh
Scott Sherman
Richard Sherry
Eugene J.  Silva II.
James W. Skelton, Jr.
Erin Smith
Frank Smith
Michael  Solar
Daniel Sternthal
April Strahan
Alison Sulentic
Gus Tamborello
Yvonne Taylor
Lydia Tiede
D.C. Toedt III.
Stacey Tovino
John "Jack"  Townsend
Jonna  Treble
John  Unger
Razvan Ungureanu
Juan Vasquez
Yolanda Vasquez
Juan Vasquez, Sr.
Judge Vanessa Velasquez
Ray Viada
Odean Volker
Laranda Walker
Ronald Wardell
Jeff Weems
Bob Wicoff
Catherine Wile
Kristy Williams
John Woodruff
Carey  Worrell
Denney Wright