John M. Conley, BA, JD, PhD
Mr. Conley is William Rand Kenan, Jr. Professor of Law at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He practiced law in Boston and then in Charlotte with Robinson, Bradshaw & Hinson, specializing in intellectual property and civil litigation, before joining the UNC law faculty in 1983. He teaches civil procedure, intellectual property, biotechnology, and scientific evidence, as well as several interdisciplinary law and social science courses and seminars.
He has published widely on such topics as the anthropological and linguistic study of the American legal system, the culture of business and finance, and the law of intellectual property as applied to emerging technologies. To view a list of publications, click here.