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David Grise, J.D.

David Grise J.D.Assistant Professor of Legal Studies


Professor Grise is a retired federal prosecutor and diplomat. He is a native Kentuckian. His background includes:
  • Prosecuting federal white collar crimes cases for 25 years.
  • Supervising as many as 100 attorneys, paralegals, secretaries and administrators, as well as serving as their Department of Justice ethics advisor.
  • Crafting white collar crime policy in Washington and developing curriculum for the training of attorneys and paralegals.
  • Appearing before Congress with the Attorney General of the United States.
  • Serving as a diplomat in Tirana, Albania, as the Resident Anti-Corruption Legal Advisor to the Albanian Government.
  • Teaching law courses at Eastern Kentucky University, the UK College of Law and Morehead State, as well as at the National Advocacy Center at the University of South Carolina.
  • Teaching and conducting mock trials with judges, attorneys, paralegals, and law enforcement officers in 33 states and seven countries.

 Contact Info

 105C Lloyd Cassidy Building