Levin College of Law

Faculty Directory

UF Law faculty are legal scholars and teachers whose research, scholarship, practice and experience make them authorities on a wide range of current and historical legal issues. Our faculty directory links to each faculty member's research and contact information.

 

Mary Jane Angelo

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Samuel T. Dell Professor

Professor of Law

Director, Environmental and Land Use Law Program

Expertise: Agricultural Law  • Environmental Law  • Sustainability  • Water Law  • Wetlands  • 

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Gia Arney

Professor of Legal Research

Tax Legal Research Specialist

Expertise: Estates & Trusts  • Legal Research  • Tax Law  • 

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Jennifer Bard

Visiting Professor of Law

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Sara Bensley

Professor of Legal Research

Emerging Legal Technology Specialist

Expertise: Legal Research  • Legal Technology  • 

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Sarah Bishop

LEGAL SKILLS PROFESSOR

Expertise: Art Law  • Commercial Litigation  • Copyright  • 

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Roger D. Blair

Affiliate Professor of Law

Walter J. Matherly Professor

Chair, Department of Economics, Warrington College of Business Administration

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Yariv Brauner

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Hugh Culverhouse Eminent Scholar Chair in Taxation

Professor of Law

Expertise: Corporate Tax  • International Economic Law  • International Tax  • Mergers & Acquisitions  • Public International Law  • 

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Neil H. Buchanan

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PROFESSOR OF LAW

JAMES J. FREELAND EMINENT SCHOLAR CHAIR IN TAXATION

Director of Global Scholarly Initiatives

Expertise: Distributive Justice  • Economics  • Government Deficits and Debt  • Integenerataional Fairness  • Social Security  • Tax Policy  • 

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Karen Burke

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Richard B. Stephens Eminent Scholar Chair in Taxation

Professor of Law

Expertise: Corporate & Business Tax  • Partnership Tax  • Tax Law  • Tax Policy  • 

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Judy Clausen

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Visiting Professor of Law

Expertise: Appellate Advocacy  • Commercial Litigation  • Contracts  • Legal Writing  • Veterans Law  • 

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Jonathan R. Cohen

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University Term Professor

Professor of Law

Director, Introduction to Lawyering and the Legal Profession Program

Expertise: Alternative Dispute Resolution  • Evidence  • Jewish Law  • Law and Religion  • Negotiation  • Social Justice  • 

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Deborah Cupples

Master Legal Skills Professor

Expertise: Art Law  • Contract Negotiation and Drafting  • Legal Document Drafting  • 

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Elizabeth Dale

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University of Florida Research Foundation Professor 2013 - 2015

Professor of Law and Professor of History (Joint Appointment with Department of History)

Expertise: Bill of Rights  • Constitutional Law  • Fourteenth Amendment  • Legal History  • 

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Jeffrey Davis

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Gerald A. Sohn Research Professor

Professor of Law

Expertise: Bankruptcy  • Commercial Law  • Contracts  • 

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Robin K. Davis

Senior Legal Skills Professor

Director, Institute for Dispute Resolution

Expertise: Alternative Dispute Resolution  • Arbitration  • Mediation  • Restorative Justice  • 

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Larry A. DiMatteo

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Affiliate Professor of Law

Huber Hurst Professor of Contract Law & Legal Studies Warrington College of Business

Expertise: Comparative Law  • Contracts  • European Union  • International Contract Law  • International Sales Law  • Jurisprudence  • 

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Nancy E. Dowd

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David H. Levin Chair in Family Law

Professor of Law

Emeritus Director, Center on Children & Families

Expertise: Constitutional Law  • Critical Race Theory  • Family Law  • Feminist Theory  • Masculinities Theory  • 

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Teresa Drake

Director, Intimate Partner Violence Assistance Clinic (IPVAC)

Lecturer

Expertise: Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACES)  • Child Welfare  • Intimate Partner Violence  • Mindfulness in the Law  • Trauma Informed Client Representation  • 

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Joan D. Flocks

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Associate in Law

Director, Social Policy Division Center for Governmental Responsibility

Affiliate Faculty, Center for Latin American Studies

Expertise: Environmental Justice  • Farmworkers  • Housing  • Migrant Labor  • Poverty Law  • 

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Jeffrey T. Grater

Senior Legal Skills Professor

Director, Virgil Hawkins Civil Clinics

Expertise: Clinical Legal Education  • Family Law  • Interviewing and Counseling  • Mediation  • 

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Anastacia Greene

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Immigration Clinical Fellow

Expertise: Clinical Legal Education  • Immigration Law  • 

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William Hamilton

Legal Skills Professor

Executive Director, E-Discovery Project

Expertise: Arbitration  • Civil Procedure  • Commercial Litigation  • Complex Litigation  • Contract Litigation  • Dispute Resolution  • Electronic Discovery  • 

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Jeffrey L Harrison

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Huber C. Hurst Eminent Scholar Chair

Professor of Law

Expertise: Antitrust  • Contracts  • Copyright  • Economics  • 

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Mindy Herzfeld

Professor of Practice

Director, LL.M. in International Tax Program

Expertise: BEPS  • Border Adjustment Tax  • Corporate Integration  • Cross-Border Transactions  • International Tax Policy  • Tax Law  • U.S. Tax Reform  • 

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Michelle S. Jacobs

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Professor of Law

Assistant Director, Criminal Justice Center

Expertise: Campus Climate  • Criminal Law  • Critical Race Theory  • Sexual Violence  • 

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Randall Jenkins

Affiliate Professor of Law

UF Health Senior Vice President and General Counsel

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Joan Stearns Johnsen

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Senior Legal Skills Professor

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E. Lea Johnston

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University Term Professor

Professor of Law

Assistant Director, Criminal Justice Center

Expertise: Bill of Rights  • Campus Climate  • Criminal Law  • Criminal Procedure  • Eighth Amendment  • Mental Health  • Sentencing  • Sexual Violence  • Sixth Amendment  • 

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Shani M. King

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University Term Professor

Professor of Law

Director, Center on Children and Families

Expertise: Children's Rights  • Education Law  • Family Law  • Immigration Law  • Juvenile Justice  • Legal Ethics  • 

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Christine A. Klein

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Cone, Wagner, Nugent, Hazouri & Roth Professor

University Term Professor

Professor of Law

Expertise: Environmental Law  • Natural Resources  • Property Law  • Water Law  • 

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Elizabeth T. Lear

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Professor of Law

Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives

Expertise: Class Action and Complex Litigation  • Conflict of Laws  • Federal Courts  • Federal Jurisdiction  • 

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Sabrina Little

Visiting Professor

Expertise: Condominium Law  • Real Estate  • 

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Charlene Luke

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UF Research Foundation Professor (2017-2020)

Professor of Law

Associate Dean for Tax Programs

Expertise: Corporate Tax Law  • Income Tax Law  • Partnership Tax  • 

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Gail Mathapo

Professor of Legal Research

Faculty Services Librarian

Expertise: Legal Research  • 

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Silvia Menendez

Senior Legal Skills Professor

Associate Dean for Experiential Learning

Expertise: Estates & Trusts  • Exempt Organizations  • Legal Document Drafting  • 

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Peter Molk

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Associate Professor of Law

Expertise: Contracts  • Corporate Law  • Insurance Law  • Securities  • 

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Patricia Morgan

Professor of Legal Research

Head of Metadata and Publications and Assistant in Law

Expertise: Court Rules and Procedures  • Legal Research  • Library Outreach  • 

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Jason P. Nance

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University Term Professor

Professor of Law

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

Associate Director for Education Law and Policy, Center on Children and Families

Expertise: Education Law  • Empirical Research  • Legal Education  • Remedies  • Title VI  • Tort Law  • 

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Lars Noah

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Chesterfield Smith Eminent Scholar Chair

Professor of Law

Expertise: Constitutional Law and Civil Rights  • Medical Technology  • Public Health Law  • S.T.E.M. subjects  • Tort Law  • 

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Kenneth B. Nunn

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University Term Professor

Professor of Law

Associate Director, Center on Children and Families

Assistant Director, Criminal Justice Center

Expertise: Affirmative Action  • Africa and African Studies  • Bill of Rights  • Campus Climate  • Civil Rights  • Criminal Law  • Criminal Procedure  • Legal Theory  • Race & Race Relations  • Sexual Violence  • Sixth Amendment  • Stand Your Ground Law  • 

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Jane O’Connell

Associate Dean for Legal Information

Expertise: Intellectual Property  • Legal Research  • 

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Michael T. Olexa

Professor of Agricultural Law, Food and Resource Economics Department

Director, UF/IFAS Center for Agricultural and Natural Resource Law

Affiliate Professor of Law

Expertise: Agricultural Law  • 

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William H. Page

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Marshall M. Criser Eminent Scholar Chair in Electronic Communications and Administrative Law

Professor of Law

Expertise: Antitrust Law and Economics  • Class Action Litigation  • Federal Civil Procedure  • 

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Leanne J. Pflaum

Master Legal Skills Professor

Expertise: Advocacy  • Appellate Advocacy  • Legal Research  • Legal Writing  • Professionalism  • 

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Teresa (Rambo) Reid

Master Legal Skills Professor

Assistant Director, Criminal Justice Center

Expertise: Attorney Conduct  • Death Penalty  • Ethics & Professional Responsibility  • Legal Writing  • Professionalism  • 

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Laura Rosenbury

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Dean and Levin, Mabie & Levin Professor of Law

Affiliate Professor, Center for Women’s Studies and Gender Research

Expertise: Abortion and Reproductive Rights  • Children's Rights  • Employment Law  • Estates & Trusts  • Experiential Learning  • Family Law  • Gender and the Law  • Legal Theory  • Property Law  • Sexual Abuse  • Sexual Harassment  • Women, Gender and the Law  • 

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Elizabeth A. Rowe

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Irving Cypen Professor of Law

Distinguished Teaching Scholar

Professor of Law

Director, Program in Intellectual Property Law

Expertise: Intellectual Property  • Patents  • Trade Secrets  • Trademarks  • 

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Betsy L. Ruff

Master Legal Skills Professor

Expertise: Appellate Advocacy  • Legal Research  • Legal Writing  • 

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Katheryn Russell-Brown

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Levin, Mabie & Levin Professor of Law

University Term Professor

Professor of Law

Director, Center for the Study of Race and Race Relations

Assistant Director, Criminal Justice Center

Expertise: Campus Climate  • Criminal Law  • Race & Crime  • 

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Stacey Steinberg

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Senior Legal Skills Professor

Director, Gator Team Child Clinic

Associate Director, Center on Children and Families

Expertise: Appellate Advocacy  • Child Abuse and Neglect  • Child Welfare  • Children's Privacy  • Children's Rights  • Digital Citizenship  • Family Law  • Legal Writing  • Sharenting  • Social Media  • 

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Margaret Temple-Smith

Senior Legal Skills Professor

Expertise: Legal Document Drafting  • 

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Lee-Ford Tritt

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University Term Professor

Professor of Law

Director, Center for Estate Planning

Director, Estate Planning Practice Program

Associate Director, Center on Children and Families

Expertise: Art Law  • Business Succession  • Charitable Entities and Charitable Giving  • Estate Planning  • Estates & Trusts  • Federal Transfer Taxes (Estate, Gift and GST)  • Fiduciary Duties  • Legislation  • Marriage Equality  • Probate and Fiduciary Administration  • Statutory Interpretation  • Wills  • 

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Christopher Vallandingham

Professor of Legal Research

Head of Collections, Legal Information Center

Expertise: Florida Territorial Law  • Intelligence Law  • Law of Armed Conflict  • Military Law  • 

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Roberto Virzo

Visiting International Adjunct Professor

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Henry T. Wihnyk

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Senior Legal Skills Professor

Expertise: Appellate Advocacy  • Legal Research  • Legal Writing  • Tort Law  • 

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Sarah H. Wolking

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LEGAL SKILLS PROFESSOR

DIRECTOR OF EXTERNSHIPS

DIRECTOR OF PROSECUTION CLINIC

Expertise: Criminal Law  • Criminal Procedure  • Evidence  • State and Federal Prosecution  • 

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Jennifer Zedalis

Senior Legal Skills Professor

Director, Trial Practice

Assistant Director, Criminal Justice Center

Expertise: Criminal Law  • Evidence  • Mental Health  • Trial Procedure  • 

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Wentong Zheng

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UF Research Foundation Professor (2018-2021)

University Term Professor

Professor of Law

Expertise: Antitrust and Competition Policy  • Chinese Law and Economy  • International Intellectual Property  • International Trade and Business  • 

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