Professor of Law,
Helen and Harry Hutchens Research Professor, and
Baker Institute Scholar at the Rice University James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy
“et tunc veniet consummatio"
BA, Wheaton College
J.D., University of Connecticut School of Law
LLM, Yale Law School
law and economics, environmental law, criminal law, administrative law
Professor Stevenson's Blog: www.privatizationblog.com
Professor Stevenson joined the faculty at Houston College of Law College of Law in 2003, and teaches Environmental Law, Administrative Law, Criminal Law, and Economic Analysis of Law. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Connecticut School of Law, where he served as an editor of the Connecticut Law Review. After receiving his J.D., he practiced as a Legal Aid lawyer in Connecticut for three years. He earned his Master of Laws (LL.M.) from the Yale Law School in 2002, and became an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Connecticut until leaving to accept his position at STCL. Professor Stevenson’s publications cover topics ranging from criminal law to civil procedure, with an emphasis on the intersection of law with economics and linguistic theory. His articles have been cited in leading academic journals and treatises, by federal and state appellate courts, and in recent briefs to the U.S. Supreme Court.
Most Recent Publications:
Standing As Channeling in the Administrative Age, 53 B.C. L. Rev. __ (2012) (with Sonny Eckhart)(forthcoming), http://ssrn.com/abstract=2035108
Judicial Deference to Legislatures in Constitutional Analysis, 90 N.C. L. Rev. __ (2012) (forthcoming), http://ssrn.com/abstract=1931936
Jury Selection and the Coase Theorem, 97 Iowa L. Rev. __ (2012) (forthcoming), http://ssrn.com/abstract=1777278
FCPA Sanctions: Too Big To Debar?, 80 Fordham L. Rev. 775 (2011)(with Nicholas Wagoner), http://ssrn.com/abstract=1811126