Francis J. Mootz III
Professor of Law
J.D., Duke University School of Law
A.M., Philosophy, Duke University Graduate School
B.A., History, University of Notre Dame
Dean Francis J. Mootz III joined Pacific McGeorge on June 1, 2012 as the school's ninth dean. Dean Mootz served as Associate Dean for Faculty Development, and Professor of Law, at William S. Boyd School of Law since 2008. He previously taught for 18 years at UNLV, Penn State Dickinson School of Law, William and Mary Law School and Western New England University School of Law. Dean Mootz has written in traditional doctrinal areas such as insurance, contract and sales law, and he also pursues interdisciplinary scholarship exploring relationships between law and contemporary European philosophy. He is a regular presenter at academic symposia focusing on issues of legal theory.