Alan Ragan

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Title/Position

Associate Professor of Professional Skills

Department

Faculty

E-mail Address

Phone Number

(904) 256-1128

Room

487

Building

Baypine

BACKGROUND

  • Assistant General Counsel, City of Jacksonville, Florida
  • Shareholder, Marks Gray, P.A.
  • Captain, United States Naval Reserve (Retired)

AREAS OF INTEREST

  • Taxation
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Torts
  • Litigation
  • Appellate Practice

EDUCATION

  • LL.M. in Taxation, University of Florida Levin College of Law
  • J.D., Washington & Lee University School of Law
  • B.S., Salisbury University

TEACHING and SCHOLARSHIP

  • Federal Income Tax
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Taxation of Non-profit Entities
  • Litigation
  • State & Local Taxation
  • Torts
  • Appellate Practice

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

Admitted to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit, U.S. District Courts for the Northern & Middle Districts of Florida, and Florida courts.

Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Rated Attorney (5.0 out of 5.0)

PUBLICATIONS

LAW REVIEW ARTICLES

Balancing ERISA’s Anti-Alienation Provision Against Garnishment of a Convicted Criminal’s Retirement Funds: Unscrambling the Approaches to Protecting the Retirement Nest Egg, 39 U. BALT. L. REV. 63 (2009)

BOOKS

Coauthor, Compensatory Damages & Catastrophic Injury, 1995 Products Liability Advisory Council Damages Desk Book

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

Reporter, Model Communicative Torts Act, 47 Washington & Lee University Law Review 1 (1990)