Kevin M. Stack

Prof. Kevin M. Stack

Lee S. and Charles A. Speir Chair in Law, Vanderbilt Law School

Kevin M. Stack is Lee S. and Charles A. Speir Professor of Law at Vanderbilt University Law School. He writes on administrative law, regulation, statutory interpretation, and separation of powers. He was recognized with the ABA's 2013 Annual Scholarship Award for the best published work in administrative law for his Michigan Law Review article, “Interpreting Regulations." He is co-author (with Lisa S. Bressman and Edward L. Rubin) of The Regulatory State (Aspen Publishers, second edition 2013), a casebook on statutes and administrative lawmaking. His work has appeared in numerous law reviews, including the Yale Law Journal, Columbia Law Review, Michigan Law Review, Cornell Law Review, Northwestern University Law Review, and George Washington Law Review. He joined Vanderbilt's law faculty in 2007 and served as associate dean for research from 2008 to 2010 and again from 2012 to 2015. He also been on the faculty at Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law of Yeshiva University, which he joined after practicing as an associate at Jenner & Block in Washington, D.C. Prior to practice, he served as a law clerk for Judge Kimba M. Wood of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York and for Judge A. Wallace Tashima of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. Before earning his J.D. at Yale Law School, he earned a master's degree in philosophy at Oxford University, supported by a Fulbright Scholarship, and a B.A. from Brown University.