Professor Flake is a scholar of labor and employment law. His publications have appeared in the Pennsylvania, Ohio State, Washington, and Wisconsin Law Reviews, among others. Professor Flake teaches Civil Procedure I and II, Advanced Legal Analysis, and Conflict of Laws.
Before joining the ONU law faculty in 2016, Professor Flake taught law and society and other sociology courses as a visiting professor at Brigham Young University. From 2006 to 2013, he practiced law in Dallas, Texas, with the firms of Winstead PC and Ogletree Deakins, where he represented employers in all aspects of labor and employment law, including discrimination, harassment, retaliation claims, employment-related torts, and civil rights claims.
Professor Flake is a graduate of University of Michigan Law School, where he served as an editor of the Michigan Journal of International Law. He received his BS and MS degrees in sociology from Brigham Young University. He and his wife Bethany are the proud parents of six children.
J.D., University of Michigan Law School
M.S., Brigham Young University
B.S., Brigham Young University
Texas (Inactive), Utah (Inactive)
Advanced Legal Analysis
Conflict of Laws