Position: Professor of Business Law
Location: Halpin-Harrison Hall, 243
Phone: (540) 678-4467
Employed Since: 2005
B.A., Guilford College; L.L.M., Judge Advocate General’s School, United States Army; J.D., Campbell University
Fields of Expertise:
Business & Labor Law, Ethics,
Constitutional Law, National Security Law, International Humanitarian Law
Dr. Winn is professor of business law at Shenandoah University’s Shenandoah University School of Business. He served in the Judge Advocate General’s Corps (United States Army) from 1985 through 2005. He has taught domestically and abroad, including teaching positions in the Criminal Law Department at the Judge Advocate General’s School in Charlottesville, Virginia, and the Department of Law, United States Military Academy in West Point, New York. He has published and lectured in the fields of business law and human resources management, Constitutional law, cyber law, national security, and professional ethics. As an attorney, he is admitted to practice in North Carolina, the Southern District of Georgia, the Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces, and United States Supreme Court.
-Associate Professor of Business Law, Shenandoah University School of Business, Shenandoah University (2005-present)
-Associate Professor, Department of Law, US Military Academy (2000-2005)
-Assistant Professor, Department of Law, US Military Academy (2000-2003)
-Assistant Professor of Criminal Law, The Judge Advocate General?s Legal Center & School, Charlottesville, VA (1993-1996)
US ARMY JUDGE ADVOCATE GENERAL’S CORPS 1985-2005
-Command Judge Advocate
-Deputy Staff Judge Advocate
-Installation Labor Counselor
-Senior Defense Counsel
-Trial Defense Counsel
-Chief, Civil Law
-Chief, Operational Law
-Special Assistant United States
Clifford F. Thies and John Winn, Unintended Consequences: A Critical Review of Child Support Enforcement, The Independent Review – Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 28, No. 1, (April/Spring 2023)
John I. Winn, JD, LLM, J. Seth Chatfield, Ph. D, MBA, MPH, and Kevin H. Govern, JD, LLM., Medical Volunteers During Pandemics, Disasters, and other Emergencies. Seattle Journal of Technology, Environmental, & Innovation Law, Volume 11, Issue 2, May 2021,
John I. Winn, JD, LLM, J. and Kevin H. Govern, JD, LLM., When the Going Gets Weird, The Weird Turn Pro: Management Best Practices in the Age of Medicinal Marijuana, Roger l. Williams Law Review, Volume 25 (Winter 2020).
John Winn, JD, LLM & Kevin Govern, JD, LLM, Employment Screening for Paralegals, Office Staff, and other Non-Lawyer Assistants, N.C. Bar Journal, Vol. 24, No. 3 (Fall 2019)
John I. Winn & Kevin H. Govern, Due Diligence Employment Screening in Healthcare Organizations. University of Cincinnati School of Law, Law Review, Volume 87, Issue 1—Fall 2018).
John I. Winn & Kevin H. Govern, Defending Public Safety and Business Infrastructure: Effective Statutory Responses to Black Bloc Domestic Terrorism, Washburn Law Journal, Washburn University School of Law (Spring 2018).
John I. Winn, Effective Representation in Title IX Student Misconduct Cases, N.C. Bar Journal, Vol. 22, No. 1 (Spring 2017).