ALSB Sections

Within the Academy are seven specific interests sections.  These sections sponsor symposia, panels, workshops, and papers at the annual ALSB Conference each August.  They also provide teaching and research support in their specialized areas.  Membership in the sections is only available to ALSB members.  Membership in more than one section is also encouraged.  The seven sections and the contact persons are:


Alternative Dispute Resolution

De Facto Chair: Kenneth Goldsmith, Chattanooga State

Employment Law

Past President: Alex Reed, University of Georgia
President:  Leora Eisenstadt, Temple
Vice President:  Charlotte Alexander, Georgia State University)
Secretary:  Lucas Loafman, Texas A&M University, Central Texas)

Employment Law Section Newsletter – Summer 2018

Visit the Journal of Employment and Labor Law


Lucien Dhooge, Georgia Tech and Konrad Lee, Utah State University (Co-Chairs)

Environmental Law and Sustainability

Chair:  Adam Sulkowski, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
Vice-Chair:  Janet Hale, Texas State University
Secretary:  Nancy Kubasek, Bowling Green State University

Envtl Law & Sustainability Section Blog

2017 Newsletter


President:  Seth Lipner, Baruch College
Vice President:  Tim Samples, University of Georgia
Secretary/Treasurer:  David Nersessian, Babson College

International Section Newsletter June 2016

Visit the International Section Homepage

Law for Accountants

Chair:  Linda Christiansen, Indiana University Southeast

Marketing and Sports Law

Chair: Mitch Sargen, LaSalle University and Penn State University
Vice Chair: Rita Cain, University of Missouri at Kansas City
Exec Secretary: Ross Petty, Babson College


Chair:  Rick Kunkel, University of St. Thomas
Vice Chair:  Ken Sanney, Western Carolina University
Secretary:  Linda Christiansen, Indiana University Southeast