Faculty & Staff

Ask any current student or alum what makes Cumberland School of Law different from other institutions, and answers will always include the quality and strength of relationships with professors.

You can measure the quality of a law school by the engagement of its faculty—from the courtroom to the classroom to continued scholarship. The men and women who have earned the title of professor at Cumberland School of Law represent multi-dimensional aspects of the legal field. Among their ranks is a former state governor, a federal judge and numerous former federal and state judicial law clerks. Four of our faculty are members of the American Law Institute, and many are acclaimed and widely published legal scholars.



Yes, the professors at Samford University’s Cumberland School of Law possess a wealth of knowledge and experience, but even more importantly, they have the passion for sharing it.