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Office of the Dean

Melanie Lamm
Administrative Assistant to the Dean
(434) 592-5300

Associate Deans

Joseph J. Martins
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Professor of Law, Director of the Constitutional Litigation Clinic 
(434) 592-5300

David Miller
Associate Dean for Administration & Student Development
(434) 592-5300

Susan K. Patrick
Associate Dean for Admissions and Financial Aid
(434) 592-5300

Timothy M. Todd, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Faculty Development and Scholarship, Professor of Law
(434) 592-5300

Academic Affairs

Vanessa Bolton
Faculty Secretary
(434) 592-5300

Andrew P. Connors
Director of the Legal Writing Center, Director of the Intellectual Property Clinic
(434) 592-5300

Carol Cordle
Associate Registrar for School of Law
(434) 592-5300

Joseph J. Martins
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Professor of Law, Director of the Constitutional Litigation Clinic 
(434) 592-5300

Laura Moody
Director of Academic Support
(434) 592-5300

Betty Pittman
Registrar Counselor
(434) 592-5300

Kathy Shaibani
Faculty Secretary
(434) 592-5300

Admissions

Joleen P. Cline
Associate Director of Admissions
(434) 592-5300

Corey V. Hartzler
Director of Admissions and Recruitment
(434) 592-5300

Madison Leach
Director of Administrative Operations
(434) 592-5300

Susan K. Patrick
Associate Dean for Admissions and Financial Aid
(434) 592-5300

Michelle Phelps
Coordinator of Financial Aid
(434) 592-5300

External Relations

Rebecca Beard
Administrative Program Assistant, External Relations
(434) 592-5300

Derek Green
Associate Director of Employer & Student Services
(434) 592-5300

Kristine H. Smith
Director of Employer & Student Services, Center for Career & Professional Development
(434) 592-6068

Edie Mitchell Swann
Director of Public Affairs
(434) 592-5300

Internal Affairs

Nathaniel M. Laremore
Administrative Assistant for Internal Affairs
(434) 592-5300

David Miller
Associate Dean for Administration & Student Development
(434) 592-5300

Sarah O’Brien
Director of Student Affairs
(434) 592-5300

Davinda L. Yates
Receptionist/Secretary
(434) 592-5300

Law Library

Sola G. Babatunde
Associate Librarian for Access and Emerging Technologies, Administrative Faculty
(434) 592-5350

Tamara Hamm
Circulation Desk Supervisor
(434) 592-5350

Lillian Loving
Acquisitions Staff Librarian
(434) 592-5350

Thomas Walker, Ed.D.
Associate Librarian for Collection Management, Administrative Faculty
(434) 592-5350

Brandi Westfall
Cataloging/Metadata Supervisor
(434) 592-5350

Faculty

Kendra Johnson
Visiting Assistant Professor of Law
(434) 592-5300

Tory L. Lucas
Professor of Law, Founder and Director of the Honors Program
(434) 592-5300

Joseph J. Martins
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Professor of Law, Director of the Constitutional Litigation Clinic 
(434) 592-5300

Natalie Rhoads
Visiting Assistant Professor of Law
(434) 592-5300

Scott E. Thompson
Professor of Law, Director of the Center for Lawyering Skills
(434) 592-5300

Timothy M. Todd, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Faculty Development and Scholarship, Professor of Law
(434) 592-5300

Cynthia Elaine Tompkins
Professor of Law, Director of the Center for Prosecution
(434) 592-5300