Antony Kolenc

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Associate Professor of Law



E-mail Address

Phone Number

(904) 256-1117




  • Assistant Professor of Law, Florida Coastal School of Law
  • Assistant Professor of Legal Studies, U.S. Air Force Academy
  • Chief, Civil Litigation (Military Personnel Branch), U.S. Air Force Judge Advocate General (JAG) Corps
  • Criminal Defense Litigation (Trial and Appellate Defense Counsel), U.S. Air Force JAG Corps
  • Military Intelligence Officer, U.S. Air Force


  • Law and Religion
  • Military Justice
  • Home school Education Law


  • University of Florida College of Law, J.D. (Law Review, Moot Court, Order of the Coif)
  • Franciscan University of Steubenville, M.A. (Theology and Christian Ministry)
  • University of the State of New York, Regents College, B.A.

Teaching & Scholarship

  • Constitutional Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Military Law
  • Homeschool Education
  • Evidence
  • Federal Courts

Professional Activities

  • Georgia Bar Committee: Pro Bono for Military Veterans & Service Members (2008–2010)


Law Review Articles

  • Not "For God and Country":  Atheist Chaplains and the Free Exercise Clause, ___ U.S.F. L. REV. ___ (2014)
  • Pretend to Defend: Executive Duty and the Demise of “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell,” 48 GONZ. L. REV. 107 (2013)
  • When “I Do” Becomes “You Won’t!”: Preserving the Right to Homeschool After Divorce, 9 AVE MARIA L. REV. 263 (2011)
  • “Mr. Scalia’s Neighborhood”: A Home for Minority Religions?, 81 ST. JOHN’S L. REV. 819 (2007)
  • Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf? The International Criminal Court as a Weapon of Asymmetric Warfare, 39 VAND. J. TRANSNAT’L L. 291 (2006) (with Chad Austin)
  • Easing Abortion’s Pain: Can Fetal Pain Legislation Survive the New Judicial Scrutiny of Legislative Fact-Finding?, 10 TEX. REV. L. POL. 171 (2005)
  • “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell”: Has the Policy Met its Goals?, 31 U. DAYTON L. REV. 1 (2005) (with Chad Carter)
  • Commerce Clause Challenges after United States v. Lopez, 50 FLA. L. REV. 837 (1999)