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Stephen W. Mazza
Dean and Professor of Law
202 Green Hall
Courses Taught:
  • Federal Income Taxation
  • Federal Tax Procedure
  • Professional Responsibility
  • Tax Policy


Associate Deans

Raj Bhala
Associate Dean for International and Comparative Law, Raymond F. Rice Distinguished Professor
Green Hall
Courses Taught:
  • Advanced International Trade Law
  • International Law and Literature
  • International Trade Law
  • Islamic Law (Shari'a)
  • Public International Law
  • Human Rights
  • International Banking Law
  • International Business Transactions
  • Law and Business in India
  • International Law and Literature
Elizabeth A. Kronk Warner
Professor of Law, Associate Dean, Academic Affairs, Director, Tribal Law & Government Center, Affiliated Professor, Indigenous Studies, Courtesy Faculty, Environmental Studies Program
406 Green Hall
Courses Taught:
  • Federal Indian Law
  • Native American Natural Resources
  • Property
  • Tribal Law
Crystal Mai
Associate Dean for Administration
205B Green Hall
Lumen Mulligan
Associate Dean, Faculty, Professor of Law , Earl B. Shurtz Research Professor, Director, Shook, Hardy & Bacon Center for Excellence in Advocacy
404 Green Hall
Courses Taught:
  • Civil Procedure
  • Expert Witness Skills Workshop
  • Federal Courts
  • Jurisdiction


Assistant Deans

Steven Freedman
Assistant Dean, Admissions
103 Green Hall
Arturo Thompson
Assistant Dean, Career Services
204A Green Hall
Why KU
  • Top 25 among public law schools — Business Insider
  • KU’s Project for Innocence: 2 wrongfully convicted citizens serving life sentences freed in 2015
  • 7,700+ alumni in all 50 states, D.C., 3 U.S. territories, and 20 foreign countries
  • 91 percent overall employment rate for Class of 2015 – top 23.3 percent nationally
  • 23rd in the nation for most-improved employment rates
  • One-third of full-time faculty have written casebooks and treatises
  • 25th nationwide for lowest debt at graduation
  • 21st: “Best Schools for Practical Training”
  • 77 percent of upper-level law classes have 25 or fewer students
  • National Champions: 2016 National Native American Law Students Association Moot Court Competition
  • #19 moot court program in the nation
  • #17 “best value” law school in the nation — National Jurist Magazine