William Zachariah Mundy is a Lecturer for the Department of Government & Politics and the MLAW Programs. He teaches courses in public law and trial advocacy and is the Director of the five-time national champion Maryland Mock Trial Program

Zachariah is also a practicing attorney and the Director of the University of Maryland's Graduate Student Legal Aid Office (GLAO). Before coming to the university, he worked for the District of Columbia government where he litigated complex disputes at both the trial and appellate levels. He earned his BA in Government & Politics from the University of Maryland and his Juris Doctor from the UCLA School of Law.

 

Areas of Interest

  • Trial Advocacy, Appellate Advocacy, & Dispute Resolution
  • Public Interest Law & Access to Justice
  • Constitutional & Public Law
  • Legal Institutions & Administrative Law

Degrees

  • Degree Type
    BA
    Degree Details
    University of Maryland, Government & Politics
  • Degree Type
    JD
    Degree Details
    UCLA School of Law

 

 

Courses Course Title Semester Syllabus
GVPT217 Mock Trial: Intro to Trial Advocacy Fall Syllabus
GVPT317 Advanced Trial Advocacy: Mock Trial II Spring Syllabus
GVPT388M Topical Investigations: Trial Advocacy Fall & Spring Syllabus
MLAW305 Law & Legal Institutions in Social Context Spring 2019 Syllabus
MLAW404 MLAW Capstone: Poverty & Inequality in America Spring 2020 Syllabus

 

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1141 Tydings Hall
Department of Government and Politics
Email
wzmundy [at] umd.edu
Office Hours
By appointment at calendly.com/wzmundy