Keith W. Rizzardi
Assistant Professor of Law
BA, University of Virginia (1991)
JD, University of Florida (1994)
MPA, Florida Atlantic University (1998)
Keith W. Rizzardi earned board certification from The Florida Bar in State & Federal Administrative Practice, and is the current Chairman of the U.S. Marine Fisheries Advisory Committee.
An experienced government lawyer, he twice chaired The Florida Bar Government Lawyer Section, served as a U.S. Department of Justice trial attorney in the Environmental and Natural Resources Division, and worked on the Everglades restoration as a managing attorney for the South Florida Water Management District. He has litigated cases before the Florida Supreme Court and in Federal district and circuit courts from coast to coast, and volunteers as an ombudsman for the U.S. Department of Defense. His areas of teaching and scholarship include administrative law, environmental law, negotiation and professional responsibility.