Associate Professor of Law
Legal Research Center
Jeffrey Jones is an Associate Professor of Law and Adjunct Professor of Philosophy. Prior to law school, Jeff was an assistant professor of philosophy at the University of Massachusetts-Boston where he specialized in the philosophy of law. Jeff started his legal career at Davis Wright Tremaine and then moved to Barran Liebman LLP, where he remains Of Counsel in employment law matters. Jeff’s main research and practice focus is employment law, particularly the specialized employment and compliance needs of colleges and universities. Jeff also writes in the areas of property law and property jurisprudence.
Specialty Areas & Course Descriptions
- J. D., University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
- Ph.D., Philosophy, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Separately Published Works
- THE UNAFFORDABLE NATION: SEARCHING FOR A DECENT LIFE IN AMERICA, (Prometheus Books, 2007).
Works Published as Part of a Collection
- The Public’s Interest in “Private” Employment Relations, 16 Lewis & Clark Law Review 657 (2012).
- The Existential Limits of Employment Law (book review), 7 Journal of Law, Culture and the Humanities (2011).
- Property and Personhood Revisited, 1 Wake Forest Journal of Law and Policy 93 (2011).
- Property Rights, Property Wrongs, and Chattel Dispossession under Self-Storage Leases, 78 Tenn. L. Rev. 1015 (2011).
- Enfeebling the ADA: The ADA Amendment Act of 2008, 62 Oklahoma Law Review 667 (2010).