Barry D. Matsumoto

Barry D. Matsumoto

Associate Professor of Law

BA, University of Washington, 1967
JD, University of Washington, 1970

Professor Matsumoto joined the law faculty in 1974. Prior to that time, he practiced law with Bogle and Gates in Seattle, Washington and served as at the Washington Representative for the Japanese American Citizens League.  At the JACL, he served as a lobbyist and worked principally on civil rights legislation and fund raising. He teaches in the areas of Constitutional law, State and Local Government, Professional Responsibility, Property, American Legal Realism, and Critical Legal Studies.