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Barbara Bucholtz, LL.M, JD

Barbara Bucholtz, LL.M, JD
Professor of Legal Writing
College of Law
918-631-3193 College of Law


LLM – George Washington University JD – Valparaiso University BA – Mount Holyoke College


Professor Bucholtz received her J.D. from Valparaiso University of Law and her LL.M. in environmental law from George Washington University (with highest honors). Prior to joining the TU law faculty, she practiced corporate law, business litigation, class action litigation, and estate planning in the Chicago area and in Tulsa. She is a former law clerk for the Northern District of Oklahoma. She serves on the boards of several organizations in the business and the nonprofit sectors. Her teaching interests include contracts, sales, international private law, comparative corporate law, corporate law, securities law, international trade, American legal history and jurisprudence, the law of nonprofit organizations, and legal analysis and writing. She writes and speaks on topics that include international trade agreements, environmental law, and nonprofit associations.


Courses Taught

  • Legal Writing III

Professional Affiliations

  • American Association of Comparative Law
  • Journal of Comparative Law