William Thro | Curriculum Vita
University Counsel
Assistant Professor of Constitutional Studies
University Pre-Law Advisor
757-594-7571 | wthro@cnu.edu

Areas of Expertise
Constitutional law in education contexts.

Education
Juris Doctor, University of Virginia School of Law, Charlottesville, Virginia, 1990. 
M.A., University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia, Political Science with Honours,1988.
B.A., Hanover College, Hanover, Indiana, Summa Cum Laude, double Major in Political Science (departmental honors) and Business Administration,1986.

Bar Admissions
Supreme Court of the United States (1993).
Supreme Courts of Colorado (1991), Kentucky (1990), and Virginia (1998).
United States Courts of Appeals for the Third (1993), Fourth (1997), Sixth (1991), Seventh (2005), Eighth (2006), Tenth (1991), and District of Columbia (1999) Circuits.
United States District Courts for the District of Colorado (1991), Northern District of Illinois (2003), Eastern District of Kentucky (2003), Western District of Kentucky (1990), Eastern District of Virginia (1998), and Western District of Virginia (1998)United States Bankruptcy Courts for the Eastern District of Virginia (1999) and Western District of Virginia (1999).

Community Involvement
International Baccalaureate Advisory Council, York County School Division (2010-present)
York-Poquoson Chapter of American Red Cross, Chair (2011-Present), Vice Chair (2009-11), Treasurer (2006-09), and Board of Directors (2005-present)
Moderator of Permanent Judicial Commission of the Presbytery of Eastern Virginia, Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) (2010-present)
Moderator of the Presbytery of Eastern Virginia's Administrative Commission for Willow Wood Presbyterian Church (2010-present)
Committee on Ministry of the Presbytery of Eastern Virginia, Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) (2011-present)
Session, Lacrosse Memorial Presbyterian Church, Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) (2007-present)