Jonathan K. Stubbs

Professor of Law

Profile

Professor Jonathan Stubbs writes at the intersection of race and civil rights, and teaches a variety of courses, including constitutional law, human rights law, race, religion and the law, and professional responsibility. Professor Stubbs has authored several commentaries and tributes to the late Oliver Hill, including the book, Brown, The Big Bang and Beyond: The Life Story of Oliver W. Hill, Sr., now in its second edition. In 2012, Professor Stubbs organized and accompanied students on a trip to Ghana to experience first-hand the culture and connection between race and human rights.

Memberships

Member, Life-Line Ministries, Inc., Old Dominion Bar Association

Professional Experience

Professor of Law (1995-present)
University of Richmond School of Law, Richmond, Va.

Associate Professor of Law (1992-95)
University of Richmond School of Law, Richmond, Va.

Assistant Professor of Law (1989-92)
University of Richmond School of Law, Richmond, Va.

Attorney (Solo Practitioner) (1988-89)
Gloucester, Va.

Attorney (1986-88)
Blayton, Allen & Associates, Hampton, Va.

Visiting Professor of Law (1986)
Howard University School of Law, Washington, D.C.

Assistant Solicitor (1981-84)
City of Philadelphia, Pa.

Clerk (1980-81)
Hon. James T. Giles, United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Publications

Books

King Henry: The Memoirs of Sen. Henry L. Marsh, III, Esq. (forthcoming 2012) (ed.).

Out of the Boat: Trusting God in the Midst of Life's Storms (2011, Empire Publishers).

White (Mostly Male) Affirmative Action: From Denial to Redemption and Reconciliation (2011) (with Oliver W. Hill, Esq.).

Brown, the Big Bang and Beyond: The Life Story of Oliver W. Hill, Sr. (2000, 2007) (ed.).

Articles

A Demographic History of Federal Judicial Appointments by Gender and Race: 1789-2011 (2011).

A Demographic Snapshot of America's Federal Judiciary: A Prima Facie Case for Change, National Association of Appellate Court Attorneys, Feb. 2011.

Why America Still Needs Affirmative Action, Va. Law., Oct. 2008.

The Implications of Uniracial Theory: A Jurisprudence of Race and Rights for the Next Millennium, 5 Barry L. Rev. 1 (2005). [L] [W] [HEIN]

Essays

An Enduring American Legacy: Segregated Housing and Education, Minority Trial Law., Vol. 6, No. 2 (Winter 2008) (essay in honor of Oliver W. Hill, Esq.).

Additional Publications

Tribute in Honor of Oliver W. Hill, Esq., Nat'l Ass'n of Appellate Court Attorneys, Oct. 2007, at 18.

Education

B.A., Harvard College 1974

B.A., Oxford University 1976

J.D., Yale University 1978

LL.M., Harvard University 1979

M.T.S., Harvard University 1990

Contact Information

(804) 289-8812
(Mobile)
(804) 289-8683 (Fax)

Areas of Expertise

Race and the Law
Constitutional Law
Human Rights Law