Welcome to Arkansas State University!

Executive Director of Women's Leadership Center

Professor of Business Law


  • J.D., Vanderbilt University School of Law
  • B.A., Vanderbilt University (Economics with Related Work in Mathematics)

Teaching Specialties

  • Business Law 
  • Real Estate

Research Interests

  • Business Law 
  • Real Estate Law 
  • Taxation
  • Employment Law 
  • Business Ethics
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution


  • Academy of Legal Studies in Business


Patricia Quinn Robertson Johnston has been a faculty member at Arkansas State University since 2005. She has published a variety of scholarly articles, and she has presented papers at numerous academic conferences.   Robertson practiced law for twenty years as member of a law firm prior to 2005.  She is licensed to practice law in Arkansas and Tennessee.