After law school, Kevin Hopkins joined the firm of Woodward, Hobson & Fulton in
Louisville, Kentucky, where he practiced in the areas of tort law, corporate defense, and
civil litigation. He has taught at Widener University School of Law (1991-1996) and has
been a visiting professor at the John Marshall Law School, Atlanta, Georgia (2004),
Rutgers University School of Law (2000), Seattle University School of Law (summer 1999),
East China University of Politics & Law, Shanghai, China (summer 2002), and the State
Intellectual Property Office, Beijing, China (Summer 2001). 

Professor Hopkins received the Georgetown University Law Center's W.M. Keck Award in
Legal Ethics for his essay, "Law Firms, Technology, and the Double-Billing
Dilemma." His scholarship has been published in several law journals, including the
Georgetown Law Journal, the Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics, the Virginia Journal of
Social Policy & the Law, the Boston College Third World Law Journal, and the New York
University Review of Law & Social Change. He researches and writes in the areas of
privacy law, legal ethics, and race. 

In 2004, Professor Hopkins was appointed director of The John Marshall Law School Asian
Alliance (the law school's foreign programs in China and Asia). He joined the
faculty in 1996 and has received the Best Professor Award. He teaches Torts. 



A Response to SCOTUS Ethics in the Wake of the Affordable Care Act, Labor Institute on Legal Ethics Public Lecture (2012)
The Singular Legacy of Professor Derrick Bell, 2012 Association of American Law Schools Annual Meeting (2012)