Randal Shaheen Adjunct Professor of Law

Phone: 540-458-8517

Email: rshaheen@wlu.edu

Office: 483 Lewis Hall

Areas of Expertise/Classes Taught

Consumer Protection Law Practicum


BA, Bucknell University

JD, Harvard University


Randal Shaheen is a partner with the Washington, D.C. office of Baker & Hostetler LLP. He currently teaches the Consumer Protection Law Practicum at the Washington and Lee University School of Law as a member of the adjunct faculty.

Randy has more than 30 years of experience as an advertising attorney. He represents clients before a variety of regulatory agencies, including the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), National Advertising Division (NAD) and state attorneys general, and he is sought after for his handling of multijurisdictional matters. Randy's background facilitates practical insight: He has a significant history with matters related to privacy and data security, marketing to children, "green" claims, dietary supplements, claims of weight loss and health and performance, comparative claims, the use of surveys and "Made in the USA" claims.