B.A., University of Arizona; J.D. Northwestern University Law School
Professor Hricik practiced law in Texas from 1988 to 2002, where he represented clients in patent litigation, legal malpractice defense, ethics matters, and general commercial litigation. During that time, he taught as an adjunct at the University of Texas School of Law and the University of Houston Law Center. In 2002, he became a full-time professor of law at Mercer University School of Law. Since then, he has taught as a visiting professor at the University of Houston Law Center, and in summer programs in China and Switzerland. He is nationally recognized as a leading expert in legal ethics, particularly at the intersection of intellectual property law. He has authored or co-authored several books, and numerous articles, and is a regular speaker at state, local, and national bar conferences across the country.