Clinical Assistant Professor
mcniff rob
(706) 542-5556

University of Georgia
School of Law
330 Dean Rusk Hall
Athens, GA 30602
United States

Administrative Support

B.A., J.D., University of Georgia


Mediation Clinic

Biographical Information

Rob McNiff, who serves as a clinical assistant professor, joined the University of Georgia School of Law in 2017. He teaches mediation and negotiation, and directs the Mediation Clinic.

Previously, McNiff served as a public defender in judicial circuits in northeast Georgia before opening a general practice of law in Winterville. He also started Resolve Mediation Solutions, which delivered mediation services to individuals and groups who sought to avoid litigation. He is a registered neutral and approved trainer with the Georgia Office of Dispute Resolution. He has successfully mediated hundreds of cases in many areas of law. Additionally, he provides dispute resolution and mediation skills training to judges, lawyers and mediators.

McNiff earned both his bachelor's degree and his Juris Doctor from UGA.