Richard E. Levy

School of Law - Law School
J. B. Smith Distinguished Professor
Primary office:
Green Hall
Room 309B
University of Kansas
1535 W. 15th Street
Lawrence, KS 66045



J.D., with Honors, University of Chicago Law School

M.A., Germanic Languages and Literatures, University of Kansas

B.A., Double Major in History (with honors) and German, University of Kansas

Teaching Interests

  • Constitutional Law
  • Administrative Law
  • Individual Rights
  • Legislation and Legislative Process

Research Interests

  • Federalism
  • Separation of Powers
  • Administrative Law
  • Equal Protection
  • Freedom of Speech
  • Legislative Process
  • Statutory Interpretation

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