Robert A. Garda, Jr.
Fanny Edith Winn Distinguished Professor of Law, Loyola University College of Law
Professor Garda joined the Loyola College of Law faculty in 2002. Prior to joining the faculty, he graduated from Duke University Law School where he served as Articles Editor on the Duke Law Journal. After externing for Justice Zimmerman of the Utah Supreme Court, Professor Garda became a partner at the Salt Lake City firm of Fabian & Clendenin, focusing primarily on the areas of commercial litigation, employment law and education law. Professor Garda's scholarship focuses on education law, with an emphasis on legal issues relating to educating the disabled and charter schools. Professor Garda was the past Chair of the Association of American Law Schools (AALS) Section on Education Law, and currently serves on its Executive Committee. He also serves as a member of the Louisiana Advisory Committee to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights and the Board of Directors for the Louisiana Mental Health Advocacy Services.