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Faculty & Scholarship
An expansive and deep legal education begins with exceptional faculty. Our faculty are recognized experts in fields across law, including in business and technology, constitutional law, criminal law, health law, intellectual property, international and human rights law, Native American law, sustainability, and taxation.
Featured Faculty Scholarship
Join us Oct. 18 and Nov. 1 for innovative legal lectures on issues affecting entrepreneurs.
The UW Board of Regents recently has approved endowed appointments for law faculty.
Colloquia feature distinguished scholars and nurture UW Law’s dynamic community. The Autumn quarter series starts Oct. 6.
Xuan-Thao Nguyen is internationally renowned for her expertise in the intersections of business organizations, secured transactions, intellectual property, bankruptcy, licensing and taxation.
Faculty In the Media
UW law school pulls out of US News rankings amid equity concerns (Dean Lawson quoted)
Dec 05, 2022 | Source: Seattle Times
The rise and regulation of killer police robots (Prof. Calo quoted)
Dec 02, 2022 | Source: The Week
Indian Child Welfare Act Supreme Court case (Professor Eberhard quoted)
Dec 02, 2022 | Source: Deseret News
UW law school pulls out of US News rankings (Dean Lawson quoted)
Dec 02, 2022 | Source: KIRO
The Washington State Supreme Court issues a stay on ruling calling 7% capital gains tax unconstitutional (Prof. Schumacher)
Dec 01, 2022 | Source: Northwest News Radio
China's boiling point? Protests spread over zero-covid policy (Prof. Zang featured)
Nov 28, 2022 | Source: France24
San Francisco considers allowing police robots to use lethal force (Prof. Calo quoted)
Nov 28, 2022 | Source: NPR
Professors advocate for Tribal programing, Native faculty in Humphrey, Law schools (Prof. Eberhard quoted)
Nov 22, 2022 | Source: The Minnesota Daily
GoFundMe Campaign Raised Nearly $700,000 in 2 Days for Club Q Victims (Prof. Boxx quoted)
Nov 22, 2022 | Source: Business Insider
Alaska Native corporations take argument over carbon credits revenue to court (Prof. Feldman quoted)
Nov 21, 2022 | Source: Anchorage Daily News
Calls for scrutiny of Albertsons-Kroger merger grow louder (Prof. Ross quoted)
Nov 21, 2022 | Source: KUOW
Sam Bankman-Fried, FTX, and the future of crypto regulation (Professor Nguyen)
Nov 17, 2022 | Source: Vox
Seattle landlords accused of conspiring to raise apartment rents (Professor Ross)
Nov 16, 2022 | Source: The Seattle Times
Indian Child Welfare Act faces broad constitutional challenges in an unfriendly Supreme Court (Professor Stacey Lara)
Nov 07, 2022 | Source: Indian Country Today
Protecting Tribal Sovereignty (Professor Monte Mills)
Nov 07, 2022 | Source: Diverse: Issues In Higher Education
Daylight saving time Q&A: What to know about the time change (Professor Calandrillo)
Nov 05, 2022 | Source: The Seattle Times