Faculty Experts

Areas of Expertise

Texas A&M University School of Law welcomes media inquiries about the law school, its faculty, students, centers and programs.

As leading scholars, our faculty are experts in every major field of law. Their insightful commentary frequently appears in major print, digital and broadcast media outlets, both nationally and internationally. We can assist to identify faculty best suited for your media inquiries.

Click on a topic below to see the faculty members who are experts in the field.

To reach the experts on our law faculty for commentary, please contact Rebecca Walden at 817-212-3933 or rcwalden@law.tamu.edu

Adoption Law

  • Malinda Seymore

Affirmative Action

  • Michael Green
  • Lynne Rambo

Agriculture & Development

  • Srividhya Ragavan
  • Thomas W. Mitchell

Americans with Disabilities Act

  • Michael Green

Arbitration

  • Michael Green
  • Guillermo Garcia
  • Nancy A. Welsh

Art & Music Law

  • Glynn Lunney
  • Jeff W. Slattery

Asian & India Law

  • Peter Yu (East Asia)
  • Srividhya Ragavan (India)
  • Irene Calboli

Bankruptcy

  • Wayne Barnes
  • Neil Sobol

Blogging

  • Cynthia Alkon
  • Gabriel Eckstein
  • Frank Snyder

Business / Corporate Law

  • Lisa T. Alexander
  • William Magnuson
  • Mark Burge
  • Milan Markovic
  • Neal Newman
  • Felix Mormann
  • Frank Snyder

Charitable ​& Nonprofit Institutions

  • Terri Helge

Civil Rights

  • Meg Penrose

Commercial Law

  • Bill Henning

Community Development

  • Lisa T. Alexander
  • Luz E. Herrera

Comparative Law

  • Cynthia Alkon
  • Irene Calboli
  • Guillermo Garcia
  • Nuno Garoupa
  • Paul George
  • Gabriel Eckstein
  • Peter Yu

Constitutional Law

  • Meg Penrose
  • Lynne Rambo

Consumer Law

  • Wayne Barnes
  • Paul George
  • Neil Sobol

Contracts

  • Wayne Barnes
  • Mark Burge
  • William J. Magnuson
  • Frank Snyder
  • Joe Spurlock
  • Glynn Lunney
  • Elizabeth Trujillo
  • Harry W. Sullivan
  • Jeff W. Slattery

Copyrights

  • Brian Holland
  • Glynn Lunney
  • Jeff W. Slattery
  • Peter Yu

Criminal Law ​& Procedure

  • Lisa Rich
  • Cynthia Alkon
  • Susan Ayres
  • Huyen Pham
  • Meg Penrose
  • Susan Phillips
  • Neil Sobol
  • Amber Baylor

Death Penalty

  • Meg Penrose

Dispute Resolution

  • Nancy A. Welsh
  • Cynthia Alkon
  • Michael Green
  • Peter Reilly
  • Guillermo Garcia
  • Carol Pauli

Domestic Violence

  • Susan Ayres
  • Celestina Contreras

Economics and the Law

  • Andrew Morriss
  • Frank Synder
  • Gary Lucas
  • Glynn Lunney
  • Nuno Garoupa
  • Saurabh Vishnubhakat

Education Law, Student Rights

  • Meg Penrose

Employment Law

  • Michael Green
  • Meg Penrose
  • Andrew Morriss
  • Angela Morrison

Energy Law

  • Guillermo Garcia
  • Felix Mormann
  • Harry W. Sullivan
  • Andrew Morriss

Environmental Law

  • Gabriel Eckstein
  • Tim Mulvaney
  • Vanessa Casado Pérez
  • Felix Mormann

Evidence

  • Michael Green
  • Frank Elliott
  • Lynne Rambo

Family Law

  • Susan Ayres
  • Joe Spurlock
  • Celestina Contreras

Federal Agencies

  • Huyen Pham
  • Angela Morrison
  • Saurabh Vishnubhakat

Federal Courts

  • Paul George
  • Meg Penrose
  • Saurabh Vishnubhakat

Financial Accounting ​& Reporting

  • Neal Newman

Gender and the Law

  • Susan Ayres
  • Meg Penrose

Health Law inc. Global Health Governance and Biotechnology & Pharmaceuticals

  • Maxine Harrington
  • Peter Yu (Global Health Governance)
  • Srividhya Ragavan (Biotechnology & Pharmaceuticals)

Housing Law

  • Lisa T. Alexander
  • Aric Short
  • Stephen Alton

Human Rights

  • ​Fatma Marouf
  • Cynthia Alkon
  • Gabriel Eckstein
  • Meg Penrose
  • Paul George
  • Charlotte Ku

Immigration and Citizenship

  • ​Fatma Marouf
  • Huyen Pham
  • Angela Morrison

Intellectual Property

  • Brian Holland
  • Glynn Lunney
  • Irene Calboli
  • Peter Yu
  • Srividhya Ragavan
  • Saurabh Vishnubhakat
  • Jeff W. Slattery

International Law

  • Cynthia Alkon
  • Irene Calboli
  • Gabriel Eckstein
  • Guillermo Garcia
  • Paul George
  • Charlotte Ku
  • William Magnuson
  • Milan Markovic
  • Meg Penrose
  • Elizabeth Trujillo
  • Peter Yu

International Trade

  • Irene Calboli
  • Guillermo Garcia
  • Srividhya Ragavan (Trade ​& Development)
  • Elizabeth Trujillo
  • Peter Yu
  • William Magnuson
  • Harry W. Sullivan

Internet Law incl. Computer Law

  • Brian Holland
  • Peter Yu
  • Aaron Retteen

Islamic and Middle East Law

  • Sahar Aziz

Jurisprudence (Theory of Law)

  • Stephen Alton
  • Frank Snyder

Labor Law

  • Michael Green

Land Use Law

  • Thomas W. Mitchell
  • Gabriel Eckstein
  • Tim Mulvaney

Legal Clinics

  • Luz E. Herrera
  • Susan Fortney
  • Jeff W. Slattery
  • Amber Baylor

Legal Ethics & Malpractice

  • Susan Fortney
  • Milan Markovic
  • James McGrath

Legal History

  • Stephen Alton
  • Malikah Hall

Legal Research & Writing

  • Neil Sobol
  • Mark Burge
  • Angela Morrison
  • John Murphy
  • Carol Pauli
  • Tanya Pierce
  • Malikah Hall
  • Susan Phillips
  • Lisa Rich
  • Brian Larson
  • Aaron Retteen

Legislation & Legislative Process

  • Angela Morrison
  • Joe Spurlock
  • Lisa Rich

Literature and Law

  • Susan Ayres
  • James McGrath
  • Randy Gordon

Litigation

  • Paul George
  • Angela Morrison
  • Lynne Rambo
  • Saurabh Vishnubhakat

Mediation

  • Nancy A. Welsh
  • Cynthia Alkon
  • Michael Green
  • Frank Elliott
  • Carol Pauli
  • Peter Reilly

Money Laundering

  • William Byrnes

National Security Law

  • Sahar Aziz

Natural Resources Law

  • Gabriel Eckstein
  • Vanessa Casado Pérez
  • Felix Mormann
  • Timothy Mulvaney

Negotiation

  • Nancy A. Welsh
  • Cynthia Alkon
  • Peter Reilly

Oil and Gas

  • Guillermo Garcia
  • Harry W. Sullivan
  • Gabriel Eckstein
  • Glynn Lunney

Patents

  • Glynn Lunney
  • Srividhya Ragavan
  • Saurabh Vishnubhakat
  • Peter Yu
  • Jeff W. Slattery

Privacy

  • Maxine Harrington
  • Brian Holland
  • James McGrath
  • Aaron Retteen

Products Liability

  • Maxine Harrington

Property Law

  • Thomas W. Mitchell
  • Lisa T. Alexander
  • Vanessa Casado Pérez​

Race and the Law

  • Sahar Aziz
  • Michael Green

Real Estate

  • Stephen Alton
  • Thomas W. Mitchell
  • Lisa T. Alexander

Refugee and Asylum Law

  • Fatma Marouf
  • Huyen Pham
  • Angela Morrison

Religion and the Law

  • Sahar Aziz
  • Aric Short
  • Meg Penrose

Science and the Law

  • Gabriel Eckstein
  • Glynn Lunney
  • Saurabh Vishnubhakat

Securities Regulation

  • Neal Newman

Sexual Orientation Issues

  • James McGrath
  • Meg Penrose

Social Media Law

  • Brian Holland
  • Meg Penrose

State and Local Government Law

  • Joe Spurlock

Supreme Court

  • Meg Penrose
  • Lynne Rambo

Taxation incl. International Tax

  • Gary Lucas
  • Terri Helge
  • William Byrnes
  • Bob Probasco

Texas Courts

  • Mark Burge
  • Frank Elliott
  • John Murphy

Title IX

  • Meg Penrose
  • Susan Phillips

Torts

  • Maxine Harrington
  • James McGrath

Trademarks

  • Irene Calboli
  • ​Jeff W. Slattery
  • Brian Holland
  • Dennis Kelly
  • Glynn Lunney
  • Peter Yu

Voting Rights/Electoral System

  • Lynne Rambo

Water Law

  • Gabriel Eckstein
  • Vanessa Casado Pérez​

Wills, Trusts and Estates

  • Terri Helge
  • Stephen Alton
  • Aric Short