About James E. Moliterno
Professor James E. Moliterno is the Vincent Bradford Professor of Law at Washington and Lee University School of Law. He has a leadership role in W&L’s third year curriculum reform. For 21 years prior to joining the W&L faculty in 2009, he was the Tazewell Taylor Professor of Law, Director of the Legal Skills Program, and Director of Clinical Programs at the College of William & Mary, serving also as Vice Dean from 1997-2000. He has taught legal ethics courses and professional skills courses at six law schools over the past thirty years. A member of the American Law Institute, he has held committee leadership roles in both AALS and the ABA. He was the 2012 recipient of the Rebuilding Justice Award from the Institute for the Advancement of the American Legal System (IAALS) in recognition of his career-long legal education reform work.
- Third Year Practice Intensives
- Civil Procedure
- Professional Responsibility
Office: 455 Sydney Lewis Hall
Can Law Schools Prepare Students to be Practice Ready? CHAP. L. REV. (2013)
The transcription of 2013 Chapman Law Review Symposium: “The Future of Law, Business, and Legal Education: How to Prepare Students to Meet Corporate Needs”. Professor Rankin, along with James E. Moliterno, R. Michael Cassidy, and ...
The Federal Government Lawyer's Duty to Breach Confidentiality 14 Temple Political and Civil Rights Law Review 633-648 (2005) (2005)
The lawyer's duty of confidentiality springs from the lawyer-client relationship and its parameters are determined by the nature of that relationship. The federal government lawyer's client is like no other. The uniqueness of representing the ...
On the Future of Integration between Skills and Ethics Teaching: Clinical Legal Education in the Year 2010 46 Journal of Legal Education 67-78 (1996) (1996)
Twelve years ago Anthony G. Amsterdam looked into the 21st century for a description of clinical legal education. With the decided advantage of being that much closer to the turn of the century, I think ...