Faculty in the Media

Greg Dotson on Capitol Hill
January 29
Greg Dotson, JD ’95, assistant professor of law at the University of Oregon School of Law, will take a leave of absence to accept the position of Chief Counsel for the U.S.
Lia Epperson
January 19
American University Washington College of Law Professor Lia Epperson will speak at the annual Derrick Bell Lecture on February 12, 2021.
collage of photos
December 30
Oregon Law’s top 10 stories of 2020.
Barbara Tint
November 23
A Q and A with Barbara Tint.
William K. Knight Law Center
October 26
In an ongoing effort to address structural inequalities and counteract institutionalized racism, several faculty at Oregon Law have been researching in the area of “access to justice.” During the 2019-20 academic year alone, law faculty published seven articles on topics related to access to justice, with at least eight more forthcoming in 2020-21.
Susan Gary
October 22
Susan Gary, professor emerita at the law school, recently created and helped obtain a grant that supports an estate planning program for the African American community in Portland. Through the nonprofit The Commons Law Center, the program will also serve as a pipeline to increase the number of African American estate planning lawyers in Oregon. 
Michael Higdon
October 13
Professor Michael Higdon met with students, faculty, and administrators during a two-day “virtual visit” to Oregon Law as the 2020 Galen Distinguished Guest in Legal Writing. 
A portrait of Dean Burke against brilliant fall foliage
October 12
The School of Law observes Indigenous Peoples Day and the ongoing presence and leadership of sovereign tribal nations here in the United States and indigenous communities across the world.
Michael Moffitt
October 9
“Part of what drew me to the field of dispute resolution was the prospect that one could take instances of difference and use those as opportunities to create value, rather than divide or even destroy it.” Michael Moffitt
September 21
Professor Emerita Caroline Forell remembers a legend.