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George C. Thomas III
Visiting Professor of Law

Fordham University School of Law
140 West 62nd Street
New York, NY 10023
Telephone: 646.312.8769
Fax: 212.636.6899
Office: Room 140

One of the leading criminal procedure scholars in the United States whose wide-ranging publications have placed him among the most cited law professors in criminal law and procedure, Professor Thomas joins us from Rutgers this fall.


  • Rutgers University Board of Governors Professor of Law, Judge Alexander P. Waugh, Sr. Distinguished Scholar, Rutgers School of Law
  • Associate Professor of Criminal Justice, University of Tennessee at Martin
  • Private Practice of Law, Tennessee


  • J.S.D., LL.M., Washington University, St. Louis
  • J.D., M.F.A. in Creative Writing, University of Iowa
  • B.S., University of Tennessee