Villanova Law is home to innovative and outstanding faculty who are dedicated to both education and legal scholarship. Learn more about their work. 

“Successful scholarship is about forging relationships with other scholars and the community as a whole.”

Teressa Ravenell
Associate Dean for Faculty Research and Development & Professor of Law


“In the criminal law of local governments, low-level offenses have a big impact on people’s lives that you just don’t see at the state level.”

Brenner Fissell
Associate Professor of Law


“Living abroad and working within another legal system is extremely eye-opening. Our program gives students exposure to international law and foreign law matters.”

Won Kidane
Professor of Law & Director of the International Entrepreneurship Program in South Africa


“I look forward to bringing more health law and policy speakers to our campus.  Contributing to a dialogue around health issues is what I really value.”

 Ana Santos Rutschman
Professor of Law


“One thread that runs through all of my work is a deep respect for legal diversity and comparativism.”

 Preston Jordan Lim
Assistant Professor of Law