Faculty Profile: Robert Simpson

Robert SimpsonKingston Animal Hospital, P.C.
Previous Courses Taught (4)
  • 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 has practiced at Kingston Animal Hospital, P.C., a small animal AAHA hospital in Kingston, TN, since 2008.  Dr. Simpson also runs a legal consulting firm. 

Dr. Simpson is currently the Vice 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 has been the president of the American Veterinary Medical Law Association.

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