Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives
Rolf and Nancy Engh Distinguished Professorship
Professor of Law
Benjamin Franklin best summarizes my philosophy on working with students at Mitchell Hamline: “Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.”
B.A., 1991, Yale College
J.D., 1995, Harvard Law School
LL.M., 2002, Temple University School of Law
Mitchell Hamline School of Law: associate dean for strategic initiatives, 2015-; professor of law, 2015-.
William Mitchell College of Law: professor of law, 2013-2015; associate professor of law, 2008-2013.
The Business Lawyer: associate editor-in-chief, 2011-; executive editor, 2008-2011; managing editor, 2007-2008; associate faculty editor, 2006-2007.
University of Tulsa College of Law: assistant professor of law, 2006-2007.
Southern Illinois University College of Law: visiting assistant professor of law, 2004-2006.
Temple University School of Law: Abraham L. Freedman Teaching Fellow and Lecturer-in-Law, 2002-2004.
Commercial transactional and litigation attorney, private practice, Chicago, IL, 2000-2002.
Associate, Schiff Hardin & Waite, Chicago, IL, 1999.
Associate, Brown & Bain, P.A., Phoenix, AZ, 1997-1999.
Assistant Dean, College of Arts & Sciences, Washington University, St. Louis, MO, 1996-1997.
Associate, Mayer, Brown & Platt, Chicago, IL, 1995-1996.
Admitted: Illinois, 1995.
Leadership and Service
Chair, Academic and Student Affairs Committee, 2012-
Member, Academic Leadership Team, 2012-
Managing Director, William Mitchell’s Center for Negotiation & Justice, 2010-2015
Chair, Curriculum Committee, 2010-2012
Chair, First-Year Pilot Implementation Committee, 2010-2012
Director, William Mitchell Fellow Program, 2009-2011