Wayne State University
Vincent  A. Wellman
Vincent A. Wellman
Associate Professor of Law
Room 3401
(313) 577-3969


J.D., Yale Law School
B.A., Pomona College



Prior to law school, Professor Wellman spent two years at the University of Michigan pursuing graduate studies in philosophy. At Yale, he was a director of the Yale Legislative Service. He then clerked for Judge Robert L. Carter, U. S. District Court, SDNY. He has taught at Wayne Law since 1981 and has written on topics in the philosophy of law (including questions of legal reasoning and the authority of law) and on contracts and sales under Article 2 of the UCC. Most recently he has taught contract drafting and has written on the challenges of drafting contracts.

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In The News

March 4, 2014
Vincent A. Wellman was quoted in a column published on DetroitLions.com titled "O'HARA: It's not surprising that Ndamukong Suh could take lead on own affairs."

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