Professor Joan M. Shaughnessy joined Washington and Lee in 1983. She is the Roger D.
Groot Professor of Law, and was the recipient of the John W. Elrod Law Alumni Association
Fellow in Teaching Excellence, 2003-04. Her teaching and research focus on civil
procedure, complex litigation, evidence, federal courts, and jurisprudence.
She is admitted to practice in New York and Virginia.
A Tribute to Joseph Edward Ulrich (with Brian C. Murchison, Ross W. Krumm, James Jennings, Robert Connolly '80L, Rebecca Buehler Connelly '88L, Samuel W. Calhoun, Lyman Johnson, Ann MacLean Massie, Uncas McThenia, and Sarah K. Wiant), Washington and Lee Law Review (2010)