Saint Louis University selects new Dean of School of Law

William P. Johnson

William P. Johnson

ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- With the retirement of Michael Wolff, Saint Louis University has named professor and international business law scholar William P. Johnson as Dean of the School of Law effective Jan. 3, 2017. His selection comes after an internal and nation-wide search.

Johnson is currently a professor at the law school and director of the school’s Center for International and Comparative Law. He joined the SLU LAW faculty in 2012 after time at the University of North Dakota.

Johnson will replace retiring Dean, Michael Wolff, J.D., who has served as dean since 2013.