College of Law Faculty

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Felecia Epps

Dean and Professor of Law

Felecia Epps joined UNT Dallas College of Law as Dean and Professor of Law effective July 1, 2018. Epps served as Professor of Law at the Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University.

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Natalie Brandt

Assistant Professor of Law

At the College of Law, Professor Brandt teaches Legal Writing I, Legal Writing II, and Transactional Drafting. Professor Brandt's areas of expertise include written advocacy, civil procedure, Alternative Dispute...

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Stewart Caton

Professor of Practice

Stewart Caton is a Law Librarian - Reference at UNT Dallas College of Law. Caton teaches legal research and advance legal research courses, and he provides reference assistance to students and...

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Shannon Conway

Assistant Professor of Law

Professor Shannon Conway is an Assistant Professor of Law, teaching Torts, Advanced Torts, Consumer Law, and Insurance Law. Professor Conway graduated from the Catholic University...

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Daniel Correa

Assistant Professor of Law

Daniel R. Correa joined the UNT Dallas College of Law faculty in 2023 and currently serves as an Assistant Professor of Law. He teaches Legal Writing, Remedies, and Civil Procedure.

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Matt Crockett

Associate Professor of Law

Professor Matt Crockett is an Associate Professor of Law, teaching Contracts, Commercial Law, and other business courses. Professor Crockett graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor's degree in...

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Angela Downes

Assistant Director of Experiential Education and Professor of Practice

Angela Downes joins UNT Dallas College of Law as Professor of Practice and Assistant Director of Experiential Education beginning with the 2015-2016 academic year. She is a graduate of...

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Tracy Eaton

Professor of Practice

Tracy Eaton is Law Librarian - Reference at UNT Dallas College of Law. She teaches legal research, and provides reference assistance to students and faculty at the College of Law.

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Cynthia Fountaine

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor of Law

Cynthia L. Fountaine joined the UNT Dallas College of Law in 2021 as Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor of Law.

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Laura Frase

Assistant Professor of Law

Laura A. Frase is Assistant Professor of Law as of fall 2018 at UNT Dallas College of Law, teaching Practice Foundation 1: Interviewing and Counseling, and Practice Foundation II: Negotiation and...

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Gretchen Hackard

Professor of Practice and Director of Externship Program

Gretchen Hackard serves as a Professor of Practice and the Director of the Externship Program. Prior to joining the UNT Dallas College of Law faculty full-time in January 2019, she was a Senior...

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Ed Hart

Assistant Dean for Law Library and Professor of Practice

Edward T. Hart is the Assistant Dean for Law Library and Professor of Practice Law Library. He oversees the services and collections of the Law Library, including legal research instruction.

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Joseph Hummel

Assistant Professor of Law

Professor Joseph Hummel is an Assistant Professor of Law. He teaches Legal Writing I, Legal Writing II, and Legal Writing III courses. 

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Loren Jacobson

Associate Professor of Law

Loren Jacobson is an Associate Professor of Law, who teaches Health Care Law, Constitutional Law, Civil Rights Law, and other courses. Professor Jacobson received her undergraduate...

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Michael Maslanka

Associate Professor of Law

Michael P. Maslanka is an Assistant Professor of Law. He practiced law from 1981 until he joined the faculty in July 2015. He was Chair of the Labor and Employment section of a large Dallas firm, and...

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Christina Masso

Lecturer of Law and Writing Resources Specialist

Christina Masso is a Visiting Lecturer of Law and the Center for Writing Excellence Writing Resource Specialist. She teaches Legal Writing III and assists students with legal writing assignments.

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Aryele Maye

Professor of Practice

Aryele Maye joined UNT Dallas College of Law as Professor of Practice effective January 1, 2022. Prior to joining UNT Dallas College of Law, Maye worked in entertainment in television production and brand...

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Donald Miller

Visiting Professor

Lewis Giles is Assistant Director of Library Services for UNT Dallas College of Law. Lewis is a Dallas native. He earned both a B.A. in Art and Performance and a M.A. in Emerging Media...

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Joe Wesley "Wes" Moore

Professor of Practice

Wes Moore is a Professor of Practice in the Academic Support and Bar Readiness office, teaching Legal Methods. Professor Moore received his bachelors degree in Political Science from Texas Tech...

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Korin Munsterman

Director of Legal Education Technology and Professor of Practice

Korin Munsterman is a Professor of Practice and the director of the Legal Education Technology program. She joined the law school in May 2021. She received her bachelors degree in English...

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Brian Owsley

Associate Professor of Law

Brian L. Owsley joined the faculty of UNT Dallas College of Law as Associate Professor of Law. Professor Owsley will teach Torts, Constitutional Law, and other courses beginning in the 2015-2016...

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Eric Porterfield

Associate Professor of Law

Associate Professor Eric Porterfield joined the inaugural faculty of UNT Dallas College of Law in June 2014, after serving as a Visiting Assistant Professor of Law at Texas Tech University School of Law.

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Ellen Pryor

Professor Emerita

Professor Ellen S. Pryor, Professor of Law, served as Founding Associate Dean for Academic Affairs through May 2018 for UNT Dallas College of Law. Before joining the College of Law in January 2013...

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Eric Reis

Assistant Professor of Law

Professor Eric Reis is an Assistant Professor of Law, teaching Contracts, Family Law, Income Tax, Introduction to Business Tax, Tax Policy, and other courses. Professor Reis graduated with honors...

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Desiree Slaybaugh

Assistant Professor of Law

Desiree C. Slaybaugh joined the UNT Dallas College of Law faculty in 2022 and currently serves as an Assistant Professor of Law. Professor Slaybaugh teaches Civil Procedure, Contracts, and...

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Gabriela Sotelo

Professor of Practice

Gabriela Holguin Sotelo joined UNT Dallas College of Law as Professor of Practice effective December 1, 2019. Prior to joining UNT Dallas College of Law, Sotelo served as an Assistant Public...

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Christine Tamer

Associate Professor of Law and Director of Legal Writing

Christine M. Tamer joined the College of Law in 2015 and is an Associate Professor and the Director of Legal Writing. She teaches Legal Writing I, Legal Writing II, Legal Writing III, and Texas Civil...

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Allie Van Stean

Director of Advocacy Competitions and Visiting Professor of Practice

Allie Van Stean joined the UNT Dallas College of Law faculty in 2023 and currently serves as the Director of Advocacy Competitions and a Visiting Professor of Practice.

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Rebecca Warren

Professor of Practice

After becoming licensed in the Commonwealth of Kentucky in 2012, Professor Warren practiced immigration law, family law, and estate planning. She then served two consecutive terms as a law...

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Cheryl Wattley

Professor of Law and Director of Experiential Education

Professor Cheryl Brown Wattley joined the inaugural faculty of the UNT Dallas College of Law from the University of Oklahoma College of Law, where she served on the faculty from 2006 through 2013...

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Meijken Westenskow

Assistant Director of Academic Success and Professor of Practice

Meijken Westenskow is the Assistant Director of Academic Success and Bar Readiness and Professor of Practice effective Spring 2018, teaching Fundamentals and Legal Methods.

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