Michael E. Wheeler

Professor of Law

BA, Arkansas Tech University
J.D., University of Arkansas at Little Rock School of Law

Areas of Expertise

  • Corporate and White Collar Crime
  • Criminal Law
  • Criminal Procedure
  • Gaming Law
  • Juvenile Law

mwheeler@stcl.edu

713-646-1858

Office: 707T


ARTICLES

Memorial Tribute to R. Hanson Lawton , 48 S. Tex. L. Rev. 845 (2007).

One White Buffalo, Why Not Three? Native American Gaming in the Lone Star State , 26 Miss C. L. Rev. 147 (2007).

Uncounseled Convictions and Sentencing Enhancements: Does Nichols v. United States Do More than Simply Overrule Baldasar? 73 Neb. L. Rev. 912 (1994).

Invitation to Murder?: Corpus Delicti, Texas-Style , 30 S. Tex. L. Rev. 267 (1989).

Usury-Commitment Fees-Maybe Yes, Maybe No, But Not This Time Arkansas Sav. & Loan v. Mack Trucks of Ark., 263 Ark. 264, 566 S. W.2d 128 (1978) , 2 U. Ark. Little Rock L.J. 428 (1979).

BOOK REVIEWS

Steven Alan Childress & Martha S. Davis, Standards of Review (1986), for faculty of University of South Dakota School of Law, 1988.

CHAPTERS

Fundamental Rights: Procedural Due Process , in Law for Air Force Officers: Cases and Materials (Colorado Springs: United States Air Force Academy, Department of Law, 2011).

Criminal Responsibility for Abuse of Confidential Information , in Texas Employment Law. (San Antonio, TX: Sterling Press, 1993).

Criminal Responsibility for Abuse or Misappropriation of Trade Secrets, Computer Data and Other Confidential Information , in Texas Employment Law: the Guide for Plaintiffs & Defendants. 3rd ed. (San Antonio, TX: Sterling Press, 1991).

Criminal Responsibility of Employers for Unsafe Working Conditions and Other Offenses , in Texas Employment Law: the Guide for Plaintiffs & Defendants. 3rd ed. (San Antonio, TX: Sterling Press, 1991).

Imposition of Criminal Responsibility in Texas for Abuse or Misappropriation of Trade Secrets, Computer Data, and Other Confidential Information , in Employee/Employer Rights in Texas. (Spring, TX: Sterling Press, 1990).

Criminal Responsibility of Employers for Unsafe Working Conditions and Other Offenses , in Texas Employment Law. (San Antonio, TX: Sterling Press, 1989).

PRESENTATIONS & PROCEEDINGS

What it Means to Be a Lawyer , Opening Speech to the 1999 Business/Law Symposium, Texas A&M University, Mar. 1999.

Some Suggestions for the Child Abuse Nurse Examiner Courtroom Witness, Law Institute for Medical Studies, Jan. 1999.

The Juvenile Justice System , Law Talk – KAMU T.V. (Dec. 1998).

Final Narrative Report – 1995 Region II CLEO Regional Summer Institute (Southwest/Rocky Mountain Region), (Washington, DC: the Council on Legal Education Opportunity, 1995).

Courtroom Procedure: Preparation and Actuality , Child Abuse Nurse Advisor Program, Texas Children’s Hospital & the Law Institute for Medical Studies, 1995.

Juvenile Justice Today , Garland Walker Inn/American Inns of Court, 1994.

Seeking Sanctions , Garland Walker Inn/American Inns of Court, 1994.

Ethical Jeopardy , Garland Walker Inn/American Inns of Court, 1994.

The Cana Witness , Child Abuse Nurse Advisor Program, Texas Children’s Hospital & the Law Institute for Medical Studies, 1994.

Children and the Law. An Historical Perspective , _____ (Houston, TX: Juvenile District Courts & Houston Bar Assoc., Juvenile Section, 1993).

Batson Challenges and Hearings in Civil Cases , _____ (Houston, TX: Garland R. Walker Inn of American Inns of Court, 1993).

Final Narrative Report – 1992 Region III CLEO Regional Summer Institute, (Washington, DC: the Council on Legal Education Opportunity, 1992).