Lynn D Wardle, Esq


Senior Fellow Lynn D. Wardle is the Bruce C. Hafen Professor of Law at the J. Reuben Clark Law School at Brigham Young University where his teaching and writing focus primarily on Family Law and related subjects. A graduate of Duke Law School (1974) and Brigham Young University, he clerked for the Honorable Judge John J. Sirica, U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C., 1974-75, practiced law in Arizona, since 1978 has taught at BYU Law School, and has visited at law faculties at the University of Aberdeen (Scotland), Sophia University (Japan), University of Queensland, China University of Political Science and Law (Beijing), and Howard University. He is past President of the International Society of Family Law, is a member of the American Law Institute, and is active in the Federalist Society. He has testified about family-related law and policy before committees of the U.S. House and Senate, and of many state legislatures. Some of his recent publications are listed here.