Faculty and Staff

Chair

Eric Gregory Lambert

Chair and Professor of Legal Studies
Legal Studies

Email eglamber@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-2672
Office Legal Studies Odom Hall
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Degrees & Expertise

MACriminal Justice SUNYA, University at Albany, Albany, New York (1988) (1988)
PHDCriminal Justice SUNYA, University at Albany, Albany, New York (1999) (1999)

Faculty

Oxford Campus

Janice K Bounds

Assistant Dean of the School of Applied Sciences, Interim Department Chair of Nutrition and Hospitality Management and Associate Professor of Legal Studies
School of Applied Sciences

Email jbounds@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-7900
Office George Street University House
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Degrees & Expertise

BSBusiness Education Georgia Southwestern University / Americus, Georgia (1972) (1972)
MBEBusiness Education University of Mississippi / University, Mississippi (1976) (1976)
Areas of Expertise
  • American Judicial System
  • Business, Communication Skills and Interpersonal Communication
  • Business, Etiquette
  • Juvenile Law, Juvenile Delinquency
  • Law, Criminal Issues
  • U.S. Courts

Danny P. Hall

Senior Lecturer in Legal Studies
Legal Studies

Email dhalljr@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-7902
Office 218 Odom Hall
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Degrees & Expertise

BAAccounting University of Mississippi / University, Mississippi (1985) (1985)
JDLaw University of Mississippi / University, Mississippi (1992) (1992)
Areas of Expertise
  • Accounting, Auditing
  • Accounting, Financial
  • Accounting, Taxation
  • Law, Business Law
  • Law, Civil Litigation
  • Law, Constitutional Law
  • Law, Criminal Issues
  • Law, Criminal Law
  • Law, Criminal Procedure

Linda Denise Keena

Associate Professor of Criminal Justice
Legal Studies

Email ldkeena@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-1998
Office 207 Odom Hall
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Degrees & Expertise

BSCriminal Justice Southeast Missouri State University / Cape Girardeau, Missouri (1984) (1984)
MSAdministration Southeast Missouri State University / Cape Girardeau, Missouri (1991) (1991)
EDDEducational Leadership University of Missouri-Columbia / Columbia, Missouri (2006) (2006)

Ralph C Kennedy

Adjunct Instructor in Legal Studies
Legal Studies

Email kennedy@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-7319
Office 318 Odom Hall
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Degrees & Expertise

BSIndustrial Management Memphis State University / Memphis, Tennessee (1968) (1968)
MEDAdult Education Memphis State University / Memphis, Tennessee (1970) (1970)

Stephen Lee Mallory

Professor of Legal Studies
Legal Studies

Email smallory@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-7902
Office 206 Odom Hall A
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Degrees & Expertise

BSAgriculture Mississippi State University / Mississippi State, Mississippi (1972) (1972)
MSCriminal Justice The University of Southern Mississippi / Hattiesburg, Mississippi (1985) (1985)
PHDEducational Leadership The University of Mississippi / University, Mississippi (1994) (1994)

David H McElreath

Professor of Legal Studies
Legal Studies

Email dhmcel@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-1635
Office 302 Odom Hall
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Degrees & Expertise

BPALaw Enforcement University of Mississippi / University, Mississippi (1975) (1975)
MCJLaw Enforcement University of Mississippi / University, Mississippi (1979) (1979)
PHDAdult Education University of Southern Mississippi / Hattiesburg, Mississippi (1985) (1985)
Areas of Expertise
  • Law Enforcement
  • Police
  • Youth Crime

Robert E Mongue

Associate Professor of Legal Studies
Legal Studies

Email rmongue@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-7293
Office Odom Hall
Website www.theempoweredparalegal.com
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Degrees & Expertise

BSPhilosophy Franklin and Marshall College / Lancaster, Pennsylvania (1973) (1973)
JDLaw University of Maine / Portland, Maine (1976) (1976)
Areas of Expertise
  • Law, Paralegal Professionalism, Empowerment and Ethics

Jean R Cain

Associate Director of Continuing Legal Education and Assistant Professor of Legal Studies
Continuing Legal Education

Email moore@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-7283
Office 205 Yerby Ctr
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Degrees & Expertise

BSInterior Design Western Kentucky University / Bowling Green, Kentucky (1987) (1987)
JDLaw University of Mississippi / University, Mississippi (1995) (1995)
Areas of Expertise
  • Law, Civil Litigation
  • Law, Family

Lorri C Williamson

Assistant Professor of Legal Studies
Legal Studies

Email ldwillia@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-7760
Office 305 Odom
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Degrees & Expertise

MBEBusiness Education University of Mississippi / University, Mississippi (1978) (1978)
BSBusiness Education Mississippi State University / Mississippi State, Mississippi (1983) (1983)
PHDHigher Education University of Mississippi / University, Mississippi (1985) (1985)

Desoto Campus

Jeffery M Johnson

Lecturer in Criminal Justice
Legal Studies

Email johnson1@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-6658
Office 304 Odom Hall
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Degrees & Expertise

BSCriminal Justice Washburn University / Topeka, Kansas (1996) (1996)
MSCriminal Justice Washburn University / Topeka, Kansas (1999) (1999)
MCJCriminal Justice Washburn University, Topeka (1999) (1999)
EDDProfessional Studies Delta State University, Cleveland, MS (2014) (2014)

Tupelo Campus

Terry Ponnath Lyons

Senior Lecturer in Legal Studies
Legal Studies

Email tplyons1@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 690-6250
Office 203 Odom Hall
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Degrees & Expertise

BPACriminal Justice The University of Mississippi / University, Mississippi (1976) (1976)
MSCriminal Justice Washburn University / Topeka, Kansas (2006) (2006)

Grenada Campus

Amy Spencer Vanderford

Clinical Instructor
Legal Studies

Email avander@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-7283
Office Grenada Campus
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Degrees & Expertise

BSPolitical Science University of Mississippi / University MS 38677 (1999) (1999)
MSCriminal Law Delta State University / Cleveland, Mississippi (2005) (2005)

Staff

Carol Bennett Forsythe

Senior Secretary
Legal Studies

Email cbreid@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-7902
Office 203 Odom Hall
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