Faculty Profile: Robert Simpson

Robert SimpsonDr. Robert Simpson, Esq. Consulting
Previous Courses Taught (6)
  • Animal Law Forum 2022: Update on Veterinary Legal Topics
  • Animal Law Forum 2023
  • Animal Law 2021: Veterinary and Legal Ethics - A Case Based Approach
  • Animal Law Forum 2022
  • Animal Law Forum 2021
  • Animal Law Forum 2019

Rob Simpson, DVM, JD graduated from the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine in 2008 and Lincoln Memorial University Duncan School of Law in 2015.  Dr. Simpson was a practicing small animal veterinarian for 16 years.  Dr. Simpson currently runs a legal consulting firm. 

Dr. Simpson was the President of the Tennessee Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners; the Vice Chair of the Tennessee Controlled Substance Monitoring Database’s oversight Committee; and the East Tennessee Delegate of the Tennessee Bar Association Animal Law Division.

In 2013, Dr. Simpson was the president of the American Veterinary Medical Law Association.

Dr. Simpson has been published in numerous veterinary and legal publications.