Faculty News

Professor Mitchell Named Interim Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

November 19th, 2015

Professor S. David Mitchell was recently named as the law school’s new interim associate dean for academic affairs, following the appointment of Professor Chuck Henson as the university’s interim vice chancellor for inclusion, diversity and equity. “Professor

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Law School Faculty Appointed to Campus, System Positions

November 19th, 2015

Two members of the law school faculty were recently appointed to positions at the university and at the University of Missouri System. Michael Middleton, ’71, was appointed by the University of Missouri Board of Curators as interim

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Professor Dessem Addresses News Release by Missouri Prosecutor

November 19th, 2015

Professor Larry Dessem was recently quoted by the Associated Press regarding a Missouri prosecutor who scolded members of a Kansas City-area community in a news release after residents showed support for a convicted child molester. Platte County

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Professor Lietzan Hosts Webinar for Pharmacists and Physicians

November 17th, 2015

Professor Erika Lietzan recently gave legal guidance for pharmacists and physicians in a Wolters Kluwer Clinical Drug Information webinar. Professor Lietzan drew on her expertise in biosimilars to guide the discussion and give pharmacists the top five

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Five Surprising Facts about Law School and the Profession: Dean Myers Speaks to Rotary Club

November 17th, 2015

Dean Gary Myers recently spoke with the Jefferson City, Mo., Rotary Club about “Five Surprising Facts about Law School and the Legal Profession,” debunking several myths about law school and the practice of law, including that there

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