About Me

Kevin Noble Maillard is Associate Professor of Law at Syracuse University. He is the author of the forthcoming book, Loving v. Virginia in a Post-Racial World (with Rose Villazor, Cambridge 2011).

Prof. Maillard focuses on civil liberties within the family and popular culture and the law. He has written about and lectured on nontraditional families, racial intermixture, and the role of marriage in America. At Syracuse, he teaches Family Law, Trusts & Estates, Children and the Law, and Adoption, and Pop Culture and the Law.

His work has been published in the New York Times, Cardozo Law Review, SMU Law Review, Fordham Law Review, and Law & Inequality. He is a frequent presenter at legal and interdisciplinary conferences, in addition to serving as a lecturer for Kaplan Bar Review.

Professor Maillard received his B.A. in Public Policy from Duke University, his law degree from the University of Pennsylvania Law School, and his Ph.D. in political science from the University of Michigan. Originally from Oklahoma, he is a member of the Seminole Nation, Mekesukey Band.