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 Kevin Michael Woodson
Kevin Michael Woodson
Professor of Law
Courses Taught Criminal Procedure Education Law Professional Responsibility

Before coming to Richmond Law,  Kevin Woodson was an associate professor at the Thomas R. Kline School of Law at Drexel University in Philadelphia, where his scholarship focused on employment discrimination, racial diversity in higher education and the professions, and education reform. His works have appeared in Fordham Law Review, Cardozo Law Review, and Georgia Law Review, amongst other venues, and he is currently working on a book entitled Beyond Bias: Race in the Elite Workplace. Woodson was an associate at Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale & Dorr in Washington, D.C He earned his Ph.D. in Sociology & Social Policy from Princeton University, his J.D. from Yale Law School, and his B.A. from Columbia University.

Professional Experience
Professor of Law (2018 - present)
University of Richmond School of Law, Richmond, VA
Associate Professor of Law (2011 - 2017)
Thomas R. Kline School of Law, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA
Associate (2003 - 2006)
Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale & Dorr LLP, Washington, DC
Journal Articles

Entrenched Racial Hierarchy: Educational Inequality from the Cradle to the LSAT, Minnesota Law Review (2021).

Derivative Racial Discrimination, 12 Stanford Journal of Civil Rights & Civil Liberties 335 (2016).

Diversity without Integration, 120 Penn State Law Review 807 (2016).

On the Need for Public Boarding Schools, 47 Georgia Law Review 113 (with Bret Asbury) (2012).

Additional Publications

2018 Symposium Panel Discussion: Sexual Harassment In The Workplace In The #METOO Era 22 Richmond Public Interest Law Review 213 (with Janice Craft et al.) (2019).

B.A., Columbia University
J.D., Yale Law School
M.A., Princeton University
Ph.D., Princeton University
Contact Information
Room 252, Law School
(804) 662 3053
(804) 289 8992 (Fax)
Areas of Expertise
Workplace Diversity
Education Law & Policy
Criminal Procedure
Legal Ethics