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Faculty Profile

Winton D. Woods

Professor Emeritus of Law


E-mail:  Winton D. Woods
Office Number: 204
Office Phone: (520) 621-1041

Courses Taught:
Information Technology & The Judicial System - Law 696S
Topics in Alternative Dispute Resolution - Law 696N
Practice of Law/Digital Era - Law 696M
Law Practice Management & Technology - Law 690
Advanced Topics in Real Estate Law - Law 656Q


Indiana University-Bloomington, J.D. (1965) 
Indiana University-Bloomington, A.B. (1961) 

Admitted to Practice

United States Supreme Court

Professional Work Experience

Director of Courtroom of the Future Project & Law Office of the Future Project, University of Arizona College of Law, 1994 - present
Professor of Law, University of Arizona College of Law, 1967 - present
Principal Law Clerk, The Honorable Sherrill Halbert, United State District Judge, Northern District California, 1965 - 1967

Representative Publications

Courtrooms of the Future: Current Reality - Future Promise, in Information Technology and the Law (The 1995 Isaac Pitblado Lectures) 150 (Michel A. Mannin & Duncan D. Jessiman eds., 1995).
Real Questions About the Virtual Courthouse, 78 Judicature 64 (1994) (co-author, with Gordon Bermant), reprinted in 31 Trial (ABA), Oct. 1995, at 42.
Judge Hill’s Rule, 23 Ind. L. Rev. 137 (1990).
Burnham v. Superior Court: New Wine, Old Bottles, 13 Geo. Mason U. L. Rev. 199 (1990).
The Supreme Court and Interstate Environmental Quality, 12 Ariz. L. Rev. 691 (1970) (co-author, with K. Reed).
Complete List of Publications


American Bar Association
Served on National Board of the ABA TechShow
College of Law Practice Management - Fellow 1999 - present
Arizona Bar Foundation - Fellow 1982 - present
Arizona Bar Association 1972 - present
American Arbitration Association
National Panel of Commercial Arbitrators

Public Service

Member, State Bar of Arizona Committee on Civil Practice and Procedure 2001 - 2002
Chair-Elect of the Executive Council, State Bar of Arizona Trial Practice Section 2001 - 2002
Chair, State Bar of Arizona Task Force on Electronic Records 2001 - 2002


International Communications Industries Association Educator of the Year  1995 - 1996