William S. Jordan, III is Associate Dean and C. Blake McDowell, Jr. Professor of Law
at The University of Akron School of Law, where he teaches Administrative Law and
Property. He received his B.A. from Stanford University and his J.D., cum laude, from the
University of Michigan. Following law school, he served as an attorney-advisor at the
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. He then entered the private sector with
the Washington D.C. firm of Sheldon, Harmon, Roisman & Weiss, which became Harmon,
Weiss, and Jordan, where he engaged primarily in environmental and administrative
litigation. He has taught at Akron Law since 1985. Dean Jordan's research has
addressed various aspects of judicial review. He is a former president of the Central
States Law School Association. Dean Jordan is an active member of the Section of
Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice of the ABA. He has served on the Council of
the Section and as Chair of the Judicial Review Committee. He is currently co-chair of
the Section's Publications Committee and a contributing editor to Administrative and
Regulatory Law News. He is a co-editor, with Charles Koch and Richard Murphy, of
Administrative Law: Cases and Materials (5th Ed.), published by Lexis-Nexis. 

Articles

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Chevron and Hearing Rights: An Unintended Combination, Administrative Law Review (2009)

Section 554(a) of the Administrative Procedure Act provides that if a statute requires an agency...

 

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News from the Circuits, Administrative & Regulatory Law News (2009)

9th Circuit Corrals Nationwide ADA Injunction Founded on Agency Interpretation. United States v. AMC Entertainment,...

 

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News from the Circuits, Administrative & Regulatory Law News (2009)

D.C. Circuit Splits Constitutionality of Accounting Oversight Board. Free Enterprise Fund v. Public Company Accounting...

 

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News from the Circuits, Administrative & Regulatory Law News (2008)

D.C. Circuit – Clean Air Act’s State-by-State Text Trumps EPA’s Regional Solution. North Carolina v....

 

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News from the Circuits, Administrative & Regulatory Law News (2008)

D.C. and 9th Circuits Consider FOIA Exemption 6 — Personal Privacy. Multi AG Media LLC...

 

Books

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Administrative Law : Cases and Materials (with Charles H. Koch and Richard W. Murphy) (2010)

The goals of the administrative process.
Introduction to agency decision making.
Matching the...

 

Contributions to Books

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Judicial Review (with Jim Rossi and Mark Seidenfeld), Developments in Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice (2000)
 

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Judicial Review (with Mark Seidenfeld), Developments in Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice (1999)
 

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Nuclear Energy, America's States: A Citizens Agenda (1983)