Bonita K. Roberts

Professor of Law



Bonita Roberts


B.A., 1973, University of New Orleans
M.A., 1975, University of New Orleans
J.D., 1980, Loyola University at New Orleans

Professor Roberts established and continues to serve as Director of the Legal Research and Writing Program at St. Mary’s University.


Professor Roberts developed the employment-law course, which addresses legal problems that arise throughout the course of the employment relationship.


  • Employment Law
  • Legal Research and Writing


  • Her principal publication is a co-authored book entitled Legal Research: Patterns and Practice
  • Co-editor, Texas State Bar Association’s Labor and Employment Law Newsletter


As faculty sponsor of the Women’s Law Association, she helped establish a mentor program with the Bexar County Women’s Bar Association.