Thomas J. Romig Publications, Presentations, and Other Activity

Articles in Law Reviews and Other Scholarly Journals

"The Thirty-First Charles L. Decker Lecture in Administrative and Civil Law," 221 Military Law Review 257 (2014).

"The Legal Basis for United States Military Action in Grenada," The Army Lawyer 1 (April 1985)

Media Engagement

Quoted, "Top Human Rights Post Goes Vacant as Trump Nominee Confronts Links to Post-9/11 Torture Program," The Washington Post, November 29, 2019. Reprinted by: Stars and Stripes.

Quoted, "1st Amendment’s got it Protected, Even if it’s Hateful or Not True," Abilene-RC, May 6, 2019.

"Privacy, Technology and the Law," The Wichita Eagle, October 21, 2014.

Quoted, "Waterboarding is Torture, Says International Red Cross," The Wall Street Journal, August 7, 2014.

Quoted, "President Obama MIA on Military Sexual Assault?," Politico, August 8, 2013.

"Washburn Law Sees Enrollment Decline, But Doesn't Adhere to National Trends," The Topeka Capital Journal, July 28, 2013.

Quoted, "In Generals Court-Martial, Selection Begins for a Jury of High-Ranking Peers," New York Times, July 19, 2013.

Quoted, "Obama's Remarks Roil Military Sex Cases," StarTribune, July 13, 2013.

"Law School Dean: Military Commissions Date Back Hundreds of Years in U.S. History," The Topeka Capital-Journal, June 9, 2013.


Panelist, "Free Speech, Free Press, and Free Society," Law Day, Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library & Museum, Abilene, Kansas, May 1, 2019.

"Reflections on the Enhanced Interrogation Debate," The Twentieth Hugh J. Clausen Lecture in Leadership, Promoting Principled Legal Counsel, Charlottesville, Virginia, May 21, 2018.

Panelist, "Leadership and Developing Leadership in Law Firms, Government and Corporate Law Departments and the Legal Profession, symposium on Advancing Leadership Development in the Legal Profession: Addressing Challenges in Legal Education and the Practice of Law, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, California, March 23, 2018.

"Veterans Law Clinic and the Progress of the Law School," Meeting of the Kaw Valley Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America, Topeka, Kansas, August 14, 2016.

Speaker, "Leader Professional Development Session on Moral Courage," Judge Advocate General, Fort Riley, Kansas, July 19, 2016.

Panelist, "The Present State of Legal Education," 2016 Continuing Legal Education and Training Program, United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces, American University, Washington College of Law, Washington, D.C., March 2, 2016.

Distinguished Guest and Speaker, "Magna Carta: Symbol of Freedom Under Law," Office of the Staff Judge Advocate Law Day Luncheon, Fort Riley, Kansas, May 1, 2015.

Guest of Honor and Keynote Speaker, Military Dining Out and Solo and Small Firm Awards Presentation, Solo, Small Firm and General Practice Division, 2013 American Bar Association Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California, August 9, 2013.

"Serving as Judge Advocate General of the Army," Thirtieth Charles L. Decker Lecture Series in Administrative and Civil Law, The Judge Advocate General's Legal Center & School, United States Army, Charlottesville, Virginia, May 8, 2013.

"Washburn Law and the Challenges Facing Law Schools," Johnson County Bar Association Membership Luncheon Meeting, Overland Park, Kansas, February 6, 2013.

Professional Service

Meeting, Armenian Delegation hosted by Judge Advocate General (JAG). (Topics discussed included the history and development of the UCMJ/Military Law and legal education in the United States), Topeka, Kansas, May 14, 2013.