Denise D.J. Roy

Professor of Law

Education

B.A., 1982, University of Minnesota
J.D., 1985, Yale Law School

Experience

William Mitchell College of Law: professor of law, 1997-; associate professor of law, 1994-97; assistant professor of law, 1991-94.

Tax counsel, U.S. Senate Finance Committee, 1990-91.

Legislative assistant, Senate Finance Committee, Sen. Lloyd Bentsen, 1989-90.

Associate attorney, Long, Aldridge & Norman, Atlanta, 1986-89.

Clerk, Hon. Thomas A. Clark, U.S. Court of  Appeals, Eleventh Circuit, Atlanta, 1985-86.

Admitted: Georgia, 1987; Minnesota, 1994.

Leadership & Service

President-Elect, Fulbright Association of Minnesota, 2003-04; Member, MSBA Business Law Pro Bono Task Force, 2002-03; Peer Reviewer (Law), Fulbright Senior Specialists Program, 2002-04; Fulbright Scholar, Indonesia, 2000-01; Reporter, MSBA Multi-Disciplinary Practice Task Force, 1999-2000; Chair, Tax Section Council, Minnesota State Bar Assn., 1997-98; Member, Government Relations Committee, Association of American Law Schools, 1996-98; President, University Baptist Church Foundation, 1993-2005.

Awards

MSBA President’s Award, 2000; MSBA Tax Section Distinguished Service Award, 1999; Minnesota Law & Politics Rising Star of Minnesota Law, 1998; Phi Beta Kappa, 1982.