Lissa Lamkin Broome
Wells Fargo Professor of Banking Law and Director, Center for Banking and Finance
Banking and Commercial Law
Broome is a member of the American Law Institute. She lectures frequently on banking regulation. In addition to directing the School of Law 's Center for Banking and Finance, she serves as a faculty advisor for the North Carolina Banking Institute Journal.
Caroline Nicholson Brown
Professor of Law
Commercial Law and Contracts
Brown is the author of volume 4 of the revised addition of Corbin on Contacts, which addresses the statute of frauds. She served on the drafting committee of the N.C. General Statutes Commission to revise UCC Article 5 and Article 9, and has lectured frequently on Revised Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code.
S. Elizabeth Gibson
Burton Craige Professor of Law
Bankruptcy, Federal Jurisdiction and Civil Procedure
Gibson has lectured on consumer aspects of bankruptcy reform legislation, the impact of state court proceedings on bankruptcy, sovereign immunity, and the organization and jurisdiction of the bankruptcy courts. She authored the Federal Judicial Center's publication, Case Studies of Mass Tort Limited Fund Class Action Settlements and Bankruptcy Reorganizations.
Thomas L. Hazen
Cary C. Boshamer Distinguished Professor of Law
Securities Regulation and Corporate Law
Hazen's writings have been concentrated in the areas of corporate, securities and commodities law. For nine years, Hazen served on drafting committees to revise the North Carolina nonprofit and business corporations acts. He is currently on a drafting committee to revise the North Carolina Partnership Act. Hazen also frequently speaks at continuing education programs, and has testified as an expert witness in securities fraud litigation.
Melissa B. Jacoby
George R. Ward Professor of Law
Bankruptcy and Commercial Law
Jacoby's research interests include all aspects of business and personal bankruptcy, medical-related financial distress, indebtedness as a structural determinant of health, and the role of the news media in legal development. She is a member of the American Law Institute, secretary of the National Bankruptcy Conference, secretary/treasurer of the Association of American Law Schools Section on Financial Institutions and Consumer Financial Services, and consultant to the Advisory Committee on Bankruptcy Rules of the Judicial Conference of the United States. Before entering academics, Professor Jacoby was counsel to the National Bankruptcy Conference and a senior staff attorney for the National Bankruptcy Review Commission.
Donald F. Clifford, Jr. (2008)
Aubrey L. Brooks Professor Emeritus