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Pat Cain Patricia Cain
Professor of Law
Santa Clara University

Patricia Cain is a Professor of Law at Santa Clara University. Before joining the SCU faculty in 2007, she served as Vice Provost and Aliber Family Chair in Law at the University of Iowa.

She was a member of the faculty at the University of Texas for 17 years before moving to the University of Iowa College of Law in 1991. She also held the H.O. Head Centennial Professor in Real Property Law at the University of Texas (1990-91). A member of the American Law Institute, and a fellow of the American College of Trusts and Estates Counsel, she has also served on the board of Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund and is a past president of the Society of American Law Teachers (SALT). She is currently serving as Treasurer of SALT.

She is a frequent lecturer for Continuing Legal Education on topics ranging from taxation to torts. She has published more than 50 law review articles as well as several book chapters, treatises, and books including Rainbow Rights: The Role of Lawyers and Courts In the Lesbian and Gay Civil Rights Movement (Westview Press 2000); and Sexuality Law, 2nd Edition (with Arthur S. Leonard) (Carolina Academic Press 2009). She is currently working on a torts casebook with co-author, Jean C. Love, Professor of Law, Santa Clara University. Professor Cain received her A.B. degree from Vassar College and her J.D. degree from the University of Georgia.

See Professor Cain's bio on the Santa Clara Law site