William G. French

William G. French
Adjunct Lecturer
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                 Juris Doctorate Law – Baylor Law School

                 B.A. Psychology – Baylor University

Professional experience:

     2016 – 2019           Professor – Business Management 

                                    Courses taught: Aviation Law, Business Law, and Criminal Law                                                                                                                                 

     2009 – 2016           Division Director of Academics- successfully supervising over 40 academic instructors and 30 developmental instructors along with over 20 staff.

2007 – 2010           University of  Mary Hardin Baylor, Belton, Texas

                                    Associate Professor – MBA Program

                                    Courses taught:  Legal Environment of Business; Business Negotiations

1996 – 2019           Department Chair – Business Management

                                    Courses taught:  BUSI 2301 – Business Law;

                                    LawT 1205 Copyright & Ethics Law;

                                    LawT 1270 Cyberspace Law & Ethics;

                                    Acct 206; Bus 1020 Small Business Development;

                                    and AVIM 2337 –Aviation Law

2019 – present       Adjunct Professor – Baylor University

1979 – present       French & French

                               Crawford, Texas

                               Attorney at Law – guardianship, trust, probate, real estate, corporate/business law

1980 -  1984           Smith & Bratcher

                               Waco, Texas

                               Attorney at Law – general practice of business law


Professional Service

TSTC Counseling Department – Student Policy & Procedures; Disciplinary Hearing Officer; Interim Director of Academics; BITS Instructor for New Instructors

Chair - Copyright Committee           

Chair – Due Process Committee

Chair – Student Disciplinary Appeal Committee

Chair – Sexual Harrasment Committee

Lecturer – Professional Development – TSTC Waco

Lecturer – FEMA/Privacy – TSTC Waco



Twice Outstanding Teacher Award – TSTC – Waco

Outstanding Teacher Award – McLennan County

Licensed to Practice Law in the State of Texas

Licensed to Practice Law in Federal Court, 5th Circuit

Vice President – Faculty Senate – TSTC Waco

President – Faculty Senate – TSTC Waco

Guest Lecturer & Speaker – Development of Becoming a Master Student – Large Group Award – Prentiss Hall

Three years – Ethics Judge – Better Business Bureau Association

McLennan County

Title IX Coordinator /Chair at TSTC; Library Committee; Curriculum Committee; Instructional Practices Committee; Student Judicial Board; Sexual Harassment Committee Chair; and Copyright committee Chair


            Instructor Training – Guest Lecturer

            Topics of discussion:  FERPA; Copyrights; Ethics; Title IX




Authored:  “Automotive Math” TSTC Publishing: 1985

Authored: “Cyberspace Law and Ethics” Sentinel Publishing: 2010

Authored :”Cyberspace Law in a Business Environment” Sentinel Publishing 2013

Professional Societies:

State Bar of Texas

US Bar – Western District

AIPLA – American Intellectual Property and Law

State Bar of Texas – Probate

State Bar of Texas – Intellectual Property Law

State Bar of Texas – Business

State Bar of Texas – Guardianship and Trust

State Bar of Texas – Real Estate Law

State Bar of Texas – Aviation Law