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Jean C. Love

Boyd Law Building
Martha-Ellen Tye Professor of Law Emerita

Professor Love began her legal career in private practice in Nebraska. In 1971, she taught as a Visiting Assistant Professor of Law at her alma mater, the University of Wisconsin. The following year she joined the law faculty of the University of California at Davis, where she taught for nineteen years. In 1991, she moved to the University of Iowa College of Law. Professor Love has been a Visiting Professor of Law at the University of California at Berkeley, UCLA, and the University of Texas. She has won teaching awards at UC-Davis, Texas and Iowa.

Professor Love was Chair of the California Law Revision Commission in 1981-82. She served on the Accreditation Committee of the Association of American Law Schools from 1992-1996. She is a Past President of the Society of American Law Teachers and a member of the American Law Institute.

Practice & Teaching: 

Professor Love taught Torts, Remedies, Constitutional Law, Federal Courts, and Introduction to Law.


BA, University of Wisconsin, 1965

JD, University of Wisconsin, 1968

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