Adam MacLeod

Member of: FEE Faculty Network

Adam J. MacLeod is Associate Professor at Faulkner University, Jones School of Law. He was formerly a visiting fellow in the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions at Princeton University, and since 2014 he has taught private law theory in the Witherspoon Institute’s Moral Foundations of Law graduate student seminar.

He is the author of Property and Practical Reason, from Cambridge University Press, and dozens of articles, essays, and book reviews in peer-reviewed journals and law reviews in the United States, United Kingdom, and Australia concerning jurisprudence, private law theory, and property law. He also contributes to the online journals Public Discourse and Library of Law & Liberty.

He previously served as law clerk for state and federal judges in Massachusetts and Colorado, practiced law in Boston, and has held appointment as a special Deputy Attorney General of Alabama, advising the Governor and Attorney General. He holds degrees from Gordon College and the University of Notre Dame Law School. He lives with his wife, Katie, and their daughters in Montgomery, Alabama. Adam MacLeod is a member of the FEE Faculty Network.