Kevin Lapp

Associate Professor of Law

Kevin Lapp, Associate Professor of Law

Courses Taught

  • Immigration Law
  • Evidence



  • JD, magna cum laude, New York University School of Law
  • MA, American History, University of Georgia
  • BA, University of Puget Sound


Kevin Lapp's scholarship considers the ways that nations define and regulate membership, and examines the results of countries incorporating punitive criminal justice norms into immigration law. In addition, he explores the evolving scope of Fourth and Fifth Amendment protections, with particular attention paid to their application to juveniles. Before joining the Loyola faculty, Professor Lapp taught at the New York University School of Law. He spent four years at the Legal Aid Society of New York City in the Juvenile Rights Practice, representing young people in juvenile delinquency and child welfare proceedings. He clerked for the Honorable A Howard Matz in the Central District of California.

Selected Scholarship