Gay D. Pelzer

Deputy General Counsel and Adjunct Faculty Member

Jessup Hall Office Phone Number  319-335-3025
College of Medicine Office Phone Number 319-335-8448
Email gay-pelzer@uiowa.edu

Ms. Pelzer is a Deputy General Counsel concentrating on Business and Legal Services, and adjunct lecturer in the University of Iowa College of Law, where she has taught an annual seminar on higher education law for the past 15 years.   Ms. Pelzer received her B.S.N. Degree cum laude from Coe College, and her J.D. degree with high distinction from the University of Iowa College of Law, where she was awarded Order of the Coif and served as Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Corporation Law.  Prior to attending law school, she was a registered nurse specializing in neonatal intensive care and perinatal research.  Since 1995, she has served on the review panel of the American Journal of Maternal/Child Nursing