First-Year Legal Research and Writing Faculty

The first-year legal research and writing curriculum is taught by full-time tenured, tenure-track and visiting faculty members. Faculty produce scholarship about legal communication and legal writing pedagogy as well as in other areas including including human rights, international law, environmental law, media law, professional responsibility, and reproductive rights. Faculty have held positions in state and federal government, as judicial clerks, in international and public interest organizations, and as attorneys in large and small firms. They hold leadership positions in state, regional and national legal research and writing organizations. Some hold advanced degrees in law, human communication, library science, and other fields.

Kirsten DavisKirsten K. Davis
Director of the Institute for Advancement of Legal Communication
Professor of Law
B.A., J.D., The Ohio State University
Ph.D., Arizona State University


PalmerJason Palmer
Professor of Legal Skills
B.A., University of Virginia
J.D., George Washington University Law School



Linda AndersonLinda S. Anderson
Professor of Legal Skills
A.B., College of the Holy Cross 
J.D., Franklin Pierce Law Center (Now University of New Hampshire Law School)



Brooke BowmanBrooke J. Bowman
Professor of Legal Skills, Associate Director of the Center for Excellence in Advocacy, and Moot Court Advisor
B.S., Indiana University, Bloomington
M.S., University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
J.D., Stetson University



CameronCatherine J. Cameron
Professor of Legal Skills
B.A., University of Florida
M.A., University of Florida
J.D., University of Florida



FeeleyKelly M. Feeley
Coordinator of the First-Year Research and Writing Curriculum
Professor of Legal Skills
B.S., Florida State University
J.D., Stetson University





LongLance N. Long
Professor of Legal Skills
B.A., Brigham Young University
J.D., Brigham Young University




Ann PiccardAnn M. Piccard
Professor of Legal Skills
William Reese Smith, Jr. Distinguished Professor of Law
B.A., Florida State University
J.D., Stetson University
LL.M., University of London




Stephanie VaughanStephanie A. Vaughan
Associate Dean for Student Engagement
Professor of Legal Skills
B.A., University of Alabama
J.D., Stetson University