Andrew Little. J.D., Assistant Professor of Business Law

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Academic Resume

Degrees, Licenses, & Certificates:

  • B.A., Abilene Christian University, 1997
  • J.D., Texas Tech University School of Law, 2000
  • M.A., American Environmental History, West Texas A&M University, currently enrolled


Other Professional Positions Held:

  • Associate editor, Southern Law Journal, 2011-present
  • Shareholder attorney, Sprouse Shrader Smith P.C., Amarillo, Texas (2008-2010)
  • Associate attorney, Sprouse Shrader Smith P.C., Amarillo, Texas (2000-2007)
  • Member of the State Bar of Texas, 2000-present
  • Member of the College of the State Bar of Texas, 2008-present


Courses Taught:

  • Legal Environment of Business
  • Business Law 1
  • Business Law 2


Areas of Research Interest:

  • Labor and employment law
  • Natural resources law
  • Law and religion
  • Business law in developing countries


Academic Service:

  • Honors Advisory Committee, ACU, 2011-2012
  • Peace and Social Justice Advisory Council, ACU, 2011-2012
  • Faculty Senate Advisor to ACU Board of Trustees Audit Committee, 2011-2012
  • Honors Dean Search Committee, ACU, 2011
  • Law School Scholarship Committee, ACU, 2011
  • Visiting Committee, Department of Political Science, ACU, 2009



  • Little, A. (2011).  Title VII and Religious Accommodation:  An Evidentiary Approach to the Undue Hardship Standard Under Trans World Airlines v. Hardison.  21 Southern Law Journal 225.
  • Jones, M., and Little, A. (2009).  The Ownership of Groundwater in Texas:  A Contrived Battle for State Control of Groundwater.  61 Baylor L. Rev. 578.
  • Twing, S. D., Little, A., and Stroud, C. F. (2008).  Labor and Employment Law:  Fifth Circuit Survey.  40 Tex. Tech L. Rev. 737.
  • Twing, S. D., and Little, A. (2001).  Labor and Employment Law:  Fifth Circuit Survey. 32 Tex. Tech L. Rev. 869.
  • Little, A. (2000).  Caught Red-Handed:  The Peculiarities of the Federal Schoolyard Statute and its Interpretation in the Fifth Circuit.  31 Tex. Tech L. Rev. 245 (selected as the outstanding student-written article in the 1998-99 school year).


Refereed Conference Papers, Presentations and Symposia:

  • Little, A. (2011, October). Undergraduate Legal Education as a Wisdom Discipline. Baylor University Institute for Faith and Learning, Waco, Texas.
  • Kaupins, G., Coco, M., & Little, A. (2011, April). Organizational Social Networking Usage and Policy Restrictions. International Association of Business and Public Administration Disciplines, Dallas, Texas.
  • Little, A. (2011, March). Questioning the Evidence: A Different (Yet Vaguely Traditional) Approach to the Undue Hardship Standard Under Trans World Airlines v. Hardison.Southern Academy of Legal Studies, San Antonio, Texas.


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