You are here

CDR Preston De Jean Biography

Year Started



  • J.D. Southern University Law Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • LL.M. Taxation, Golden Gate University, San Francisco, California
  • B.S. University of Louisiana at Lafayette, Lafayette, Louisiana

Teaching Interests

  • Admiralty Law
  • Business Law
  • Transporation and Logistics

Research Interests

  • Maritime Law
  • Maritime Bankruptcy


Commander Presont De Jean is an Assistant Professor of Business and Maritime Law in the Department of Marine Transportation, Business Division and is currently serving as the Assistant Academic Dean for Support Programs.  He is a former lieutenant colonel in the United States Army, having served on active and reserve status.  He is also a licensed attorney in the state of Louisiana, having practiced in tax matters, contracts, bankruptcy, and business consulting.

Updated: Thursday, October 1, 2015
Submit Feedback >