"Washburn Law is devoted to teaching. As professors, we are scholars in our individual fields, but each of us is also committed to excellence in the classroom. We work hard to ensure that our students are engaged, knowledgeable, and ready to practice law when they graduate."
Emily Grant began teaching legal writing courses at her alma mater, the University of Illinois College of Law, where as a student she served as articles editor for the Illinois Law Review. She joined the University of Kansas School of Law faculty as a part-time lecturer in the Lawyering Program. Later Grant was named as a full-time lawyering professor while also working with students as part of the Academic Resources Program. She joined the Washburn Law faculty in 2011.
Before transitioning to a teaching career, Professor Grant was senior court counsel for the Palau Supreme Court, which serves the small island nation located in the Pacific Ocean. She also clerked for the Seventh Circuit, the U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois, and the U.S. District Court for the District of Kansas.
- Legal Analysis, Research, & Writing
- Decedents' Estates and Trusts & Future Interests