Lisa Shaw Roy

- The University of Mississippi School of Law

Professor Roy’s research focuses on the intersection of church and state.  Before joining the faculty at the University of Mississippi School of Law in 2001, Professor Roy practiced business litigation in Los Angeles, and prior to that she served as a law clerk for the Honorable Henry Lee Adams, Jr., United States District Judge for the Middle District of Florida.  She received her J.D. from the University of Southern California, and her B.A. from the University of California at Riverside.

Selected publications

  • Pleasant Grove City v. Summum: Monuments, Messages, and the Next Establishment Clause, 104 Nw. U. L. Rev. Colloquy 280 (2010) 
  • Can the Accommodationist Acheive Pluralism?, 32 Seattle U. L. Rev. 361 (2009)
  • History, Transparency, and the Establishment Clause: A Proposal for Reform, 112 Penn. St. L. Rev. 683 (2008)
  • Inculcation, Bias and Viewpoint Discrimination in Public Schools, 32 Pepp. L. Rev. 647 (2005)
  • The Establishment Clause and the Concept of Inclusion, 83 Or. L. Rev. 1 (2004)