Expert Sources

Faculty experts able to speak on joint ventures, limited partnerships,
and liability of principle agents’ acts.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Bruce A. McGovern

B.A., Columbia University
J.D., Fordham University School of Law
LL.M., University of Florida College of Law

Areas of Expertise:

  • Agency & Partnership
  • Corporate and Partnership Taxation
  • Corporations
  • Federal Income Taxation

Val D. Ricks

B.A., Brigham Young University
J.D., Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School

Areas of Expertise:

  • Business Associations
  • Contracts
  • Jurisprudence
  • Legal History

Gary S. Rosen

B.A., Texas A&M University
J.D., The University of Texas School of Law
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Areas of Expertise:

  • Business Associations
  • Contracts
  • Jurisprudence
  • Legal History

Faculty experts able to speak on settling legal disputes through mediation,
arbitration, collective bargaining, and negotiation.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

James J. Alfini

B.A., Columbia University
J.D., Northwestern University School of Law
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Areas of Expertise

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Constitutional Law
  • Judicial Ethics
  • Mediation
Helen Jenkins

Helen Bishop Jenkins

B.M.E., Peabody Conservatory of John Hopkins Institute
M.M.E., Howard University
J.D., University of Houston Law Center

Areas of Expertise

  • Administration of Estates and Guardianships
  • Property
  • Wills, Trusts & Estates

Faculty experts able to speak on antitrust legislation, price-fixing,
price discrimination, and unfair trade practices.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Faculty experts able to speak on procedures and tactics for the
appeal of civil verdicts.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Elaine A. Carlson

B.S., Southern Illinois University
M.A., McMaster University
J.D., South Texas College of Law Houston

Areas of Expertise

  • Developments in Litigation
  • Pre-Trial, Trial & Appellate Civil Procedure
  • Professional Responsibility

Pamela E. George

B.S., The University of Texas
M.L.S., The University of Texas
J.D., The University of Texas School of Law

Areas of Expertise

  • Family Law
  • Marital Property
  • Texas Trial & Appellate Procedure

James W. Paulsen

B.F.A., Texas Christian University
J.D., Baylor University
LL.M., Harvard Law School

Areas of Expertise

  • Civil Procedure
  • Family Law
  • Jurisprudence
  • Legal History
  • Legal Research & Writing
  • Marital Property

Charles W. “Rocky” Rhodes

B.B.A., Baylor University
J.D., Baylor University School of Law
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Areas of Expertise

  • Constitutional Law
  • Federal and State Civil Procedure
  • Federal Courts and Jurisdiction
  • Texas Constitutional Law

Faculty experts able to speak on procedures and tactics for the
appeal of criminal convictions.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Susan Waite Crump

A.B., University of California-Davis
J.D., University of Houston Law Center

Areas of Expertise

  • Criminal Law
  • Evidence
  • Federal Courts and Jurisdiction
  • Practice & Procedure

Faculty experts able to speak on regulatory issues governing banks,
and disclosure issues concerning business and consumer loans.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

W. Davis East

B.A., J.D., Baylor University
LL.M., George Washington University
National Law Center

Areas of Expertise

  • Bankruptcy
  • Commercial Law
  • Contracts

Faculty experts able to speak on the authority of bankruptcy courts,
personal and corporate bankruptcy, secured claims, and
Chapters 7 and 11 reorganization.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

James Musselman

James L. Musselman

A.A., Illinois Central College
B.S., Illinois State University
J.D., Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School

Areas of Expertise

  • Federal Income Taxation

John J. Worley

A.B., University of Georgia
J.D., University of Georgia, School of Law
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Areas of Expertise

  • Banking
  • Bankruptcy
  • Contracts
  • Payments Law
  • Philosophy of Law
  • Secured Financing

Faculty experts able to speak on the laws governing corporate
responsibility and ethical business practices.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Faculty experts able to speak on state and federal regulations
governing capital punishment, defining capital murder, and appeals.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Catherine G. Burnett

B.A., The University of Texas
J.D., The University of Texas School of Law

Areas of Expertise

  • Capital Punishment
  • Criminal Procedure
  • International Criminal Law
  • Skills and Clinical Teaching

Susan Waite Crump

A.B., University of California-Davis
J.D., University of Houston Law Center

Areas of Expertise

  • Criminal Law
  • Evidence
  • Federal Courts and Jurisdiction
  • Practice & Procedure

Faculty experts able to speak on issues involved in mixing
religion and government.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Dru Stevenson

B.A., Wheaton College
J.D., University of Connecticut School of Law
LL.M., Yale Law School

Areas of Expertise

  • Administrative Law
  • Law and Economics
  • Nonprofit Organizations
  • Professional Responsibility
  • Statutory Interpretation

Faculty experts able to speak on the rules governing motions,
trials and appeals under Texas law.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Shelby A. Dickerson Moore

B.A., Towson State University
J.D., University of Baltimore, School of Law
LL.M., Harvard School of Law

Areas of Expertise

  • Criminal Corrections
  • Criminal Law
  • Feminist Jurisprudence
  • Property
  • Torts

James W. Paulsen

B.F.A., Texas Christian University
J.D., Baylor University
LL.M., Harvard Law School

Areas of Expertise

  • Civil Procedure
  • Family Law
  • Jurisprudence
  • Legal History
  • Legal Research & Writing
  • Marital Property

Charles W. “Rocky” Rhodes

B.B.A., Baylor University
J.D., Baylor University School of Law
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Areas of Expertise

  • Constitutional Law
  • Federal and State Civil Procedure
  • Federal Courts and Jurisdiction
  • Texas Constitutional Law

T. Gerald Treece

B.A., University of Houston
J.D., University of Houston Law Center

Areas of Expertise

  • Civil Rights
  • Constitutional Law
  • Torts
  • Trial & Appellate Advocacy

Faculty experts able to speak on rules governing
motions, trials, and appeals under federal jurisdiction.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

James W. Paulsen

B.F.A., Texas Christian University
J.D., Baylor University
LL.M., Harvard Law School

Areas of Expertise

  • Civil Procedure
  • Family Law
  • Jurisprudence
  • Legal History
  • Legal Research & Writing
  • Marital Property

Charles W. “Rocky” Rhodes

B.B.A., Baylor University
J.D., Baylor University School of Law
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Areas of Expertise

  • Constitutional Law
  • Federal and State Civil Procedure
  • Federal Courts and Jurisdiction
  • Texas Constitutional Law

Faculty experts able to speak on laws governing civil rights, legal recourse
for victims of civil rights violations, and workplace discrimination.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Charles W. “Rocky” Rhodes

B.B.A., Baylor University
J.D., Baylor University School of Law

Areas of Expertise

  • Constitutional Law
  • Federal and State Civil Procedure
  • Federal Courts and Jurisdiction
  • Texas Constitutional Law

Faculty experts able to speak on the logistics of creating and taking a
class action suit to trial, and rights of the class members.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Jeffrey L. Rensberger

B.A., Wabash College
J.D., Indiana University at Bloomington

Areas of Expertise

  • Civil Procedure
  • Conflict of Laws
  • Federal Courts and Jurisdiction

Charles W. “Rocky” Rhodes

B.B.A., Baylor University
J.D., Baylor University School of Law

Areas of Expertise

  • Constitutional Law
  • Federal and State Civil Procedure
  • Federal Courts and Jurisdiction
  • Texas Constitutional Law

Faculty experts able to speak on Uniform Commercial Code, and mechanics of secured transactions.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

W. David East

B.A., J.D., Baylor University
LL.M., George Washington University
National Law Center
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Areas of Expertise

  • Bankruptcy
  • Commercial Law
  • Contracts
James Musselman

James L. Musselman

A.A., Illinois Central College
B.S., Illinois State University
J.D., Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School

Areas of Expertise

  • Federal Income Taxation

John J. Worley

A.B., University of Georgia
J.D., University of Georgia, School of Law
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Areas of Expertise

  • Banking
  • Bankruptcy
  • Contracts
  • Payments Law
  • Philosophy of Law
  • Secured Financing

Faculty experts able to speak on constitutional protections and procedures
in civil cases, such as free speech, freedom of religion, school prayer,
term limits, and governmental checks and balances.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

R. Randall Kelso

B.A., University of Chicago
J.D., University of Wisconsin Law School

Areas of Expertise

  • Constitutional Law
  • Contracts
  • Jurisprudence

Charles W. “Rocky” Rhodes

B.B.A., Baylor University
J.D., Baylor University School of Law

Areas of Expertise

  • Constitutional Law
  • Federal and State Civil Procedure
  • Federal Courts and Jurisdiction
  • Texas Constitutional Law

T. Gerald Treece

B.A., University of Houston
J.D., University of Houston Law Center

Areas of Expertise

  • Civil Rights
  • Constitutional Law
  • Torts
  • Trial & Appellate Advocacy

Faculty experts able to speak on constitutional protection for the criminally
accused, Miranda rights, double jeopardy, forfeiture, and search and seizure issues.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Catherine G. Burnette

B.A., The University of Texas
J.D., The University of Texas School of Law
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Areas of Expertise

  • Capital Punishment
  • Criminal Procedure
  • International Criminal Law
  • Skills and Clinical Teaching
Professor Geoffrey Corn

Geoffrey S. Corn

VA LL.M, U.S. Army Judge Advocate General’s School
J.D., George Washington University Law School
B.A., Hartwick College

Areas of Expertise

  • Criminal Law
  • Military Law
  • National Security Law
  • Public International Law

Dru Stevenson

B.A., Wheaton College
J.D., University of Connecticut School of Law
LL.M., Yale Law School
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Areas of Expertise

  • Administrative Law
  • Law and Economics
  • Nonprofit Organizations
  • Professional Responsibility
  • Statutory Interpretation

T. Gerald Treece

B.A., University of Houston
J.D., University of Houston Law Center

Areas of Expertise

  • Civil Rights
  • Constitutional Law
  • Torts
  • Trial & Appellate Advocacy

Faculty experts able to speak on the laws enforcing promises and
commitments, as well as breach of contract issues.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

W. David East

B.A., J.D., Baylor University
LL.M., George Washington University
National Law Center
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Areas of Expertise

  • Bankruptcy
  • Commercial Law
  • Contracts

R. Randall Kelso

B.A., University of Chicago
J.D., University of Wisconsin Law School
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Areas of Expertise

  • Constitutional Law
  • Contracts
  • Jurisprudence

Phillip E. Page

B.S., University of Tennessee
J.D., Memphis State University,
Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law
LL.M., New York University School of Law

Areas of Expertise

  • Art & Entertainment Law
  • Communications
  • Contracts
  • Copyright, Trademarks and Unfair Competition

Jean Fleming Powers

B.A., The University of Texas
J.D., University of Houston Law Center
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Areas of Expertise

  • Bankruptcy
  • Commercial Law
  • Contracts

Val D. Ricks

B.A., Brigham Young University
J.D., Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School
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Areas of Expertise

  • Business Associations
  • Contracts
  • Jurisprudence
  • Legal History

John J. Worley

A.B., University of Georgia
J.D., University of Georgia, School of Law
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Areas of Expertise

  • Art & Entertainment Law
  • Communications
  • Contracts
  • Copyright, Trademarks and Unfair Competition

Faculty experts able to speak on the laws of literary intellectual property
as well as cultural protection, and trade symbols.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Phillip E. Page

B.S., University of Tennessee
J.D., Memphis State University,
Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law
LL.M., New York University School of Law

Areas of Expertise

  • Art & Entertainment Law
  • Communications
  • Contracts
  • Copyright, Trademarks and Unfair Competition

Faculty experts able to speak on the rights and duties of stockholders,
corporate credit obligations, and takeover bids.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Bruce A. McGovern

B.A., Columbia University
J.D., Fordham University School of Law
LL.M., University of Florida College of Law

Areas of Expertise

  • Agency & Partnership
  • Corporate and Partnership Taxation
  • Corporations
  • Federal Income Taxation

Val D. Ricks

B.A., Brigham Young University
J.D., Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School

Areas of Expertise

  • Business Associations
  • Contracts
  • Jurisprudence
  • Legal History

Gary S. Rosin

B.S., Texas A&M University
J.D., The University of Texas School of Law
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Areas of Expertise

  • Agency & Partnership
  • Corporate Finance
  • Corporations
  • Securities Regulation

Faculty experts able to speak on the analysis of numbers or surveys.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Catherine G. Burnett

B.A., The University of Texas
J.D., The University of Texas School of Law
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Areas of Expertise

  • Capital Punishment
  • Criminal Procedure
  • International Criminal Law
  • Skills and Clinical Teaching

Dru Stevenson

B.A., Wheaton College
J.D., University of Connecticut School of Law
LL.M., Yale Law School

Areas of Expertise

  • Administrative Law
  • Law and Economics
  • Nonprofit Organizations
  • Professional Responsibility
  • Statutory Interpretation

Faculty experts able to speak on arrests and trial procedures,
investigations, and victim’s rights.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Catherine G. Burnett

B.A., The University of Texas
J.D., The University of Texas School of Law
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Areas of Expertise

  • Capital Punishment
  • Criminal Procedure
  • International Criminal Law
  • Skills and Clinical Teaching

Geoffrey S. Corn

B.A., Hartwick College
J.D., George Washington University Law School
LL.M., U.S. Army Judge Advocate General’s School

Areas of Expertise

  • Criminal Law
  • Military Law
  • National Security Law
  • Public International Law

Susan Waite Crump

A.B., University of California-Davis
J.D., University of Houston Law Center
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Areas of Expertise

  • Criminal Law
  • Evidence
  • Federal Courts and Jurisdiction
  • Practice & Procedure

Shelby A. Dickerson Moore

B.A., Towson State University
J.D., University of Baltimore, School of Law
LL.M., Harvard School of Law
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Areas of Expertise

  • Criminal Corrections
  • Criminal Law
  • Feminist Jurisprudence
  • Property
  • Torts

Dru Stevenson

B.A., Wheaton College
J.D., University of Connecticut School of Law
LL.M., Yale Law School

Areas of Expertise

  • Administrative Law
  • Law and Economics
  • Nonprofit Organizations
  • Professional Responsibility
  • Statutory Interpretation

Faculty experts able to speak on the legal test for discrimination
and the laws that apply.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Richard R. Carlson

B.A., Wake Forest University
J.D., University of Georgia

Areas of Expertise

  • Employment Discrimination
  • Family Law
  • Labor and Employment Law

Faculty experts able to speak on the admissibility, and reliability
of DNA evidence.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Faculty experts able to speak on laws protecting the victim and
punishing the abuser and statistics on domestic violence.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Shelby A. Dickerson Moore

B.A., Towson State University
J.D., University of Baltimore, School of Law
LL.M., Harvard School of Law

Areas of Expertise

  • Criminal Corrections
  • Criminal Law
  • Feminist Jurisprudence
  • Property
  • Torts

Faculty experts able to speak on whistle-blower laws, worker and employer rights,
workplace discrimination, and worker’s compensation.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Richard R. Carlson

B.A., Wake Forest University
J.D., University of Georgia

Areas of Expertise

  • Employment Discrimination
  • Family Law
  • Labor and Employment Law

Faculty experts able to speak on performer, producer, and publisher
rights as well as laws governing the visual arts.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Phillip E. Page

B.S., University of Tennessee
J.D., Memphis State University,
Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law
LL.M., New York University School of Law

Areas of Expertise

  • Art & Entertainment Law
  • Communications
  • Contracts
  • Copyright, Trademarks and Unfair Competition

Faculty experts able to speak on federal and state regulations concerning
the health of the environment, Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, and toxic torts.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Olga Moya

Olga L. Moya

B.A., The University of Texas
J.D., The University of Texas School of Law

Areas of Expertise

  • Administrative Law
  • Environmental Justice
  • Environmental Law
  • International Environmental Law
  • Toxic Torts

Fran Ortiz

B.A., The University of Texas
J.D., Harvard Law School

Areas of Expertise

  • Environmental Law
  • International Environmental Law
  • Natural Resources and Water Law
  • Property

Faculty experts able to speak on the laws governing the
mechanics of wills and the distribution of property.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Mark R. Siegel

B.S., B.A., University of Florida
J.D., Florida State University
LL.M., Emory University

Areas of Expertise

  • Estate & Gift Taxation
  • Estate Planning
  • Federal Income Taxation
  • Wills and Trusts

Faculty experts able to speak on the regulations and laws protecting
confidential communications, attorney obligations, and civility in the profession.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Elaine A. Carlson

B.S., Southern Illinois University
M.A., McMaster University
J.D., South Texas College of Law Houston

Areas of Expertise

  • Developments in Litigation
  • Pre-Trial, Trial & Appellate Civil Procedure
  • Professional Responsibility

Faculty experts able to speak on admissibility, federal and state regulations
governing evidence, and burden of proof.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Faculty experts able to speak on marriage, divorce, illegitimacy,
adoption, and child custody.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Richard R. Carlson

B.A., Wake Forest University
J.D., University of Georgia
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Areas of Expertise

  • Employment Discrimination
  • Family Law
  • Labor and Employment Law

Pamela E. George

B.S., The University of Texas
M.L.S., The University of Texas
J.D., The University of Texas School of Law

Areas of Expertise

  • Family Law
  • Marital Property
  • Texas Trial & Appellate Procedure

Faculty experts able to speak on First Amendment protection.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

James J. Alfini

B.A., Columbia University
J.D., Northwestern University School of Law

Areas of Expertise

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Constitutional Law
  • Judicial Ethics
  • Mediation

Charles W. “Rocky” Rhodes

B.B.A., Baylor University
J.D., Baylor University School of Law

Areas of Expertise

  • Constitutional Law
  • Federal and State Civil Procedure
  • Federal Courts and Jurisdiction
  • Texas Constitutional Law

Faculty experts able to speak on the organization of state and federal legislatures, separation
of powers as well as legislative and judicial control over state and federal agencies

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Olga Moya

Olga L. Moya

B.A., The University of Texas
J.D., The University of Texas School of Law

Areas of Expertise

  • Administrative Law
  • Environmental Justice
  • Environmental Law
  • International Environmental Law
  • Toxic Torts

Faculty experts able to speak on impaneling, governance,
and use of grand juries for investigation.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Susan Waite Crump

A.B., University of California-Davis
J.D., University of Houston Law Center

Areas of Expertise

  • Criminal Law
  • Evidence
  • Federal Courts and Jurisdiction
  • Practice & Procedure

Faculty experts able to speak on the regulation of the insurance industry,
claims adjustments, liability, and customer rights.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Faculty experts able to speak on the protection of intellectual property
and the laws governing the development of intellectual property.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Phillip E. Page

B.S., University of Tennessee
J.D., Memphis State University,
Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law
LL.M., New York University School of Law

Areas of Expertise

  • Art & Entertainment Law
  • Communications
  • Contracts
  • Copyright, Trademarks and Unfair Competition

Faculty experts able to speak on the use of criminal tribunals,
The Hague, and comparative laws.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Catherine G. Burnett

B.A., The University of Texas
J.D., The University of Texas School of Law
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Areas of Expertise

  • Capital Punishment
  • Criminal Procedure
  • International Criminal Law
  • Skills and Clinical Teaching

Geoffrey S. Corn

B.A., Hartwick College
J.D., George Washington University Law School
LL.M., U.S. Army Judge Advocate General’s School

Areas of Expertise

  • Criminal Law
  • Military Law
  • National Security Law
  • Public International Law

Cherie O. Taylor

A.B., Harvard University-Radcliffe College
J.D., University of Georgia
LL.M., Georgetown University

Areas of Expertise

  • Civil Procedure
  • International Business Transactions
  • International Trade Law
  • International Transactional Skills
  • Public International Law

Faculty experts able to speak on the election, ethical obligations,
and power of the judiciary.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

James J. Alfini

B.A., Columbia University
J.D., Northwestern University School of Law

Areas of Expertise

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Constitutional Law
  • Judicial Ethics
  • Mediation

Faculty experts able to speak on the voir dire process, jury nullification,
Batson challenges, juror duties, and necessary qualification.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Susan Waite Crump

A.B., University of California-Davis
J.D., University of Houston Law Center

Areas of Expertise

  • Criminal Law
  • Evidence
  • Federal Courts and Jurisdiction
  • Practice & Procedure

Faculty experts able to speak on the laws pertaining to certifications
and penalties, reforms, and procedures.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Shelby A. Dickerson Moore

B.A., Towson State University
J.D., University of Baltimore, School of Law
LL.M., Harvard School of Law

Areas of Expertise

  • Criminal Corrections
  • Criminal Law
  • Feminist Jurisprudence
  • Property
  • Torts

Faculty experts able to speak on the regulation and requirements of
law schools, public and private, and accreditation.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

James J. Alfini

B.A., Columbia University
J.D., Northwestern University School of Law

Areas of Expertise

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Constitutional Law
  • Judicial Ethics
  • Mediation

Faculty experts able to speak on the evolution of laws.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

James W. Paulsen

B.F.A., Texas Christian University
J.D., Baylor University
LL.M., Harvard Law School

Areas of Expertise

  • Civil Procedure
  • Family Law
  • Jurisprudence
  • Legal History
  • Legal Research & Writing
  • Marital Property

Val D. Ricks

B.A., Brigham Young University
J.D., Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School

Areas of Expertise

  • Business Associations
  • Contracts
  • Jurisprudence
  • Legal History

Mark E. Steiner

B.A., The University of Texas
J.D., University of Houston Law Center
Ph.D., University of Houston

Areas of Expertise

  • American Legal History
  • Consumer Transactions
  • Internet Legal Research
  • Torts

Faculty experts able to speak on the laws governing the property
rights in marriage and division of property.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Pamela E. George

B.S., The University of Texas
M.L.S., The University of Texas
J.D., The University of Texas School of Law

Areas of Expertise

  • Family Law
  • Marital Property
  • Texas Trial & Appellate Procedure

Faculty experts able to speak on healthcare liability.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

T. Gerald Treece

B.A., University of Houston
J.D., University of Houston Law Center

Areas of Expertise

  • Civil Rights
  • Constitutional Law
  • Torts
  • Trial & Appellate Advocacy

Faculty experts able to speak on JAG operations, military trial procedures,
history, and application.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Geoffrey S. Corn

B.A., Hartwick College
J.D., George Washington University Law School
LL.M., U.S. Army Judge Advocate General’s School

Areas of Expertise

  • Criminal Law
  • Military Law
  • National Security Law
  • Public International Law

Faculty experts able to speak on the authority of police and the
separation of powers between law enforcement agencies.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Catherine G. Burnett

B.A., The University of Texas
J.D., The University of Texas School of Law

Areas of Expertise

  • Capital Punishment
  • Criminal Procedure
  • International Criminal Law
  • Skills and Clinical Teaching

Faculty experts able to speak on contracts signed before marriage
to protect the personal assets of each individual.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Richard R. Carlson

B.A., Wake Forest University
J.D., University of Georgia
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Areas of Expertise

  • Employment Discrimination
  • Family Law
  • Labor and Employment Law
James Musselman

James L. Musselman

A.A., Illinois Central College
B.S., Illinois State University
J.D., Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School

Areas of Expertise

  • Federal Income Taxation

James W. Paulsen

B.F.A., Texas Christian University
J.D., Baylor University
LL.M., Harvard Law School
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Areas of Expertise

  • Civil Procedure
  • Family Law
  • Jurisprudence
  • Legal History
  • Legal Research & Writing
  • Marital Property

Faculty experts able to speak on the authority and duties
of the president of the United States.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Charles W. “Rocky” Rhodes

B.B.A., Baylor University
J.D., Baylor University School of Law

Areas of Expertise

  • Constitutional Law
  • Federal and State Civil Procedure
  • Federal Courts and Jurisdiction
  • Texas Constitutional Law

Faculty experts able to speak on the laws governing privacy
rights of citizens and companies.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Faculty experts able to speak on the laws governing probation,
enforcement, and revocation.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Susan Waite Crump

A.B., University of California-Davis
J.D., University of Houston Law Center

Areas of Expertise

  • Criminal Law
  • Evidence
  • Federal Courts and Jurisdiction
  • Practice & Procedure

Faculty experts able to speak on landlord/tenant laws, estates in the law,
future interests, and liens.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

W. David East

B.A., J.D., Baylor University
LL.M., George Washington University
National Law Center

Areas of Expertise

  • Bankruptcy
  • Commercial Law
  • Contracts

Shelby A. Dickerson Moore

B.A., Towson State University
J.D., University of Baltimore, School of Law
LL.M., Harvard School of Law

Areas of Expertise

  • Criminal Corrections
  • Criminal Law
  • Feminist Jurisprudence
  • Property
  • Torts
Olga Moya

Olga L. Moya

B.A., The University of Texas
J.D., The University of Texas School of Law
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Areas of Expertise

  • Administrative Law
  • Environmental Justice
  • Environmental Law
  • International Environmental Law
  • Toxic Torts

Fran Ortiz

B.A., The University of Texas
J.D., Harvard Law School

Areas of Expertise

  • Environmental Law
  • International Environmental Law
  • Natural Resources and Water Law
  • Property

Faculty experts able to speak on trading securities under
federal and state regulations.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Gary S. Rosin

B.S., Texas A&M University
J.D., The University of Texas School of Law

Areas of Expertise

  • Agency & Partnership
  • Corporate Finance
  • Corporations
  • Securities Regulation

Faculty experts able to speak on the IRS, tax collection, federal income tax
laws for businesses and individuals, tax exemptions, and not-for-profit status.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Bruce A. McGovern

B.A., Columbia University
J.D., Fordham University School of Law
LL.M., University of Florida College of Law
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Areas of Expertise

  • Agency & Partnership
  • Corporate and Partnership Taxation
  • Corporations
  • Federal Income Taxation
James Musselman

James L. Musselman

A.A., Illinois Central College
B.S., Illinois State University
J.D., Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School

Areas of Expertise

  • Federal Income Taxation

Faculty experts able to speak on racketeering, money laundering, mail
and wire fraud, and corporate liability in criminal activity.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Faculty experts able to speak on will provisions, estates, power of attorney,
living wills, trusts as well as duties and powers of trustees.

For all media inquiries, please contact Claire Caton at 713-591-3912 or ccaton@stcl.edu.

Helen Jenkins

Helen Bishop Jenkins

B.M.E., Peabody Conservatory of John Hopkins Institute
M.M.E., Howard University
J.D., University of Houston Law Center

Areas of Expertise

  • Administration of Estates and Guardianships
  • Property
  • Wills, Trusts & Estates