Category Archives: Faculty News


Minnesota Lawyer recognizes the work of Professor Ted Sampsell-Jones

Professor Ted Sampsell-Jones is known for bringing on-the-ground legal work into the classroom. A professor at Mitchell since 2007, he is also of counsel at the San Francisco law firm Riordan & Horgan, one of the nation’s leading criminal appellate firms, working for high-profile defendants such as Barry Bonds and Phil Spector. Continue reading →


William Mitchell College of Law selects Mark Gordon as new president and dean

The Board of Trustees of William Mitchell College of Law today announced the appointment of Mark C. Gordon, a respected educator and innovator, as its new president and dean. Gordon will begin as president and dean at William Mitchell on July 1, 2015, bringing nearly 30 years of experience in higher education and public service. He …


Faculty scholarship report now available online

William Mitchell professors are expert teachers—and practitioners and scholars. Professors’ practical experience and scholarly expertise enhances their classroom teaching abilities. And each year, Mitchell’s professors write and publish scholarly articles on a wide range of topics related to law, the legal profession, and legal education. Continue reading →