After law school, where he was an editor of the Third World Law Journal, Cecil Hunt
worked in private practice in the Boston area for eight years, specializing in real
estate and banking law. He was an assistant professor at the University of Puget Sound
Law School from 1988-1991 and an associate professor at Touro Law School from 1991-1997. 

Professor Hunt was a visiting associate professor at Suffolk University Law School during
the 1997-1998 academic year and then joined the faculty as an associate professor the
following year. From 1998-2004, Professor Hunt taught courses in Property, Banking Law,
Lending Discrimination, and Race and the Law, as well as founding and directing a summer
law school preparatory program aimed at minority and other nontraditional entering
first-year students. He also directed a four-week residential summer program sponsored by
the Council on Legal Education Opportunity. Active as a faculty adviser and moot court
team coach, Professor Hunt has received many teaching honors. 

In addition to his community service work and membership in various bar associations, he
is a frequent speaker and presenter at programs and conferences, often appears on
television, and has hosted a weekly live radio show on legal issues. 

Professor Hunt joined the John Marshall faculty in 2004. He teaches Property and Secured


Contributions to Books

Unmasking the Lie: Dred Scott and the Antebellum Southern Honor Culture, The Dred Scott Case: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives on Race and Law (2011)

Forthcoming and Prepublication Versions


Denialism and Mass Incarceration, Twentieth Anniversary Conference on Critical Constitutionalism (2015)
Denial, Human Rights and American Mass Incarceration, Maastricht University (2015)
Mass Incarceration, Racial Profiling, and the Trayvon Martin Verdict, University of Pittsburgh Law School at a Symposium in honor of the late Professor Derrick Bell (2014)
Human Rights, Mass Incarceration,and International Law, The Law and Society International Conference (2012)