< Browse All Faculty and Staff

Cormac Smith

Assistant Professor of Practice and Director, Veterans Law Clinic

Cormac Smith is an Assistant Professor of Practice and Director of the Veterans Law Clinic. Before joining the faculty in July 2024, Professor Smith served over 20 years as an active-duty U.S. Army Officer, retiring as a Lieutenant Colonel in June 2024. Professor Smith spent roughly the final 15 years of his military career in the U.S. Army Judge Advocate General’s (JAG) Corps, where he specialized in criminal and adverse administrative action law.

Read More
  • Education
    • LL.M., Military Law, The U.S. Army Judge Advocate General’s School, 2015
    • J.D., Wisconsin Law School, 2009
    • B.S., Physics, Truman State University, 2003
  • Courses
    • Veterans Law Clinic
    • Veterans Affairs Law
  • Areas of Expertise
    • Veterans Law
    • Military Law
    • Criminal Law
    • Administrative Law
  • Publications
    • Applying the New Military Rule of Evidence 513: How Adopting Wisconsin’s Interpretation of the Psychotherapist Privilege Protects Victims and Improves Military Justice, The Army Lawyer (November 2015)
  • Activity and Affiliations
    • Missouri Bar
    • Wisconsin Bar
  • Download CV