Keith McCrickard, visiting assistant professor of law
Keith McCrickard is a Visiting Assistant Professor at Elon University School of Law. He joined Elon in the fall of 2012 and teaches administrative law and legal writing. His primary research interests include administrative law, communications law, environmental law, and constitutional law.
Before entering academia, McCrickard was a partner in the Washington, D.C. office of an international law firm. His practice focused on the communications industry, encompassing a wide variety of litigation, regulatory advocacy, transactional matters, and lobbying campaigns. As part of this practice, McCrickard represented clients before federal administrative agencies, state utility commissions, and federal appellate courts. In addition, he performed pro bono work with several legal-aid organizations.
McCrickard also served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Jerome A. Holmes of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, as well as to the Honorable Catherine C. Eagles and the Honorable Thomas D. Schroeder of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina.
McCrickard received his undergraduate degree in history and English from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa and the Golden Key National Honor Society. He received his law degree from the University of Virginia School of Law.