S. Elizabeth (Betsy) E. Malloy


Andrew Katsanis Professor of Law

Professional Summary

Professor Betsy Malloy is the Andrew Katsanis Professor of Law at the University of Cincinnati College of Law.  She teaches courses in the areas of health law, disability law, and torts.  She has served as the faculty director for the Glenn M. Weaver Institute of Law and Psychiatry and as editor of the HealthLawProf Blog, part of the Law Professors blog network.
Professor Malloy’s scholarship focuses on disability law and health law. She has written on a variety of topics including end-of-life treatment, the impact of physician restrictive covenants on the delivery of health care, and the intersection of the Family Medical Leave Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act.  She has been published in a number of law reviews, including the Boston College Law Review, the William and Mary Law Review, the Georgia Law Review.  She has also contributed several book chapters to a textbook detailing the changes in health care under the Patient Protection Affordable Care Act. 
Before entering academe, Professor Malloy practiced law as a litigation associate with Covington and Burling in Washington, DC. She also served as a judicial clerk for the Honorable Eugene A. Wright of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.
Professor Malloy earned her bachelor’s degree from the College of William and Mary and her law degree from the Duke University School of Law where she was Notes Editor of the Duke Law Journal and was inducted into the Order of the Coif.


BA: College of William & Mary

JD: Duke University


Law, Health Law, Disability Law