Associate Professor of Legal Writing
Location: Worrell 3312
Barbara Lentz has been teaching writing, drafting and art law courses to JD and international LLM students for more than ten years. She is the 2013 winner of the Jurist Excellence in Teaching Award (selected by the graduating class). Barbara has been selected by the University to serve as a Faculty Fellow and by the Institute for Public Engagement as an ACE Fellow. Barbara is a faculty advisor to the Wake Forest Journal of Business and Intellectual Property Law and has been a coach to ABA national moot court teams for several years. Before teaching, Barbara was an over-worked associate with two national law firms. She is active in the community, serving on the Board of the Winston-Salem Symphony, a public school committee dedicated to expanding public school options in the downtown core, as a speaker for Leadership Winston-Salem, and a founder of a nonprofit agency, Forsyth Backpack Inc., partnering with the local food bank in providing supplemental food to hungry children in Forsyth County. Barbara and her husband have two wild children and two well-behaved dogs. She is a graduate of Duke University and earned her J.D. from the University of Michigan.