Lance M. Roasa, DVM, MS, JD, teaches veterinary law, business, and ethics at 12 US veterinary colleges and serves veterinarians’ legal needs through his law practice. He earned his DVM from Texas A&M University and his law degree from University of Nebraska. Veterinary medicine is his favorite profession, and he continues to practice medicine and perform orthopedic surgery in the group of 5 veterinary practices he owns and manages in Nebraska. He also delivers legal, business, and ethics education through drip.vet. He is a coadvisor to the Veterinary Business Management Association, president of the American Veterinary Medical Law Association, and a member of the Veterinary Team Brief advisory board.
FUN FACT: To keep up with a hectic travel schedule of teaching at veterinary schools and consulting with veterinary practices, Lance pilots his 1969 Cessna Skylane around the country. Look for him overhead!