B.A., University of Illinois at Chicago Circle, 1982
License to Practice
Specialties and Courses
Teeter practiced commercial litigation in Honolulu and labor and employment law in Boston. His teaching experience includes working for Oklahoma City University School of Law in 1988 and St. Mary's University since 1991. Teeter has published numerous articles on labor law and a series of essays on how Buddhist insights can enhance the study, practice and teaching of law. Teeter has taught many different subjects at St. Marys and has lectured at the summer programs in Austria and China. He takes pride in being accessible to his students and in making a meaningful difference in their lives through his classes. Teeter has received a number of awards for pedagogical excellence.
Honors and Awards
Named Most Influential Professor at St. Mary's in Texas Lawyer's Survey of Law Schools (August 18, 2008 edition)
Phi Delta Phi Most Outstanding 1L Professor, 2003
Student Bar Association Professor of the Year, 2001
Student Bar Association Professor of the Year, 2000
Alumni Association Distinguished Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1999
Phi Delta Phi Outstanding Faculty Member, 1993
Phi Beta Kappa, 1982
Recipient, St. Mary’s University Alumni Association Distinguished Faculty Award
Articles in a Periodical
Integrity under Fire: The Wisdom of General U.S. Grant and Advice for the Neophyte Lawyer, 41 J. Legal Prof. 81 (2016)
Perils and Pontifications: Reflections on the Failures and Joys of a Law Teacher, 37 Southern Illinois University Law Journal 53 (2012).