William Lockhart is an environmental law authority and Emeritus Professor at The University of Utah College of Law. Professor Lockhart joined the Utah faculty in 1964. Between 1970 and 1973, he served as a Consultant to the Administrative Conference of the U.S. where he, in consultation with Professor Kenneth Culp Davis, conducted a detailed case study on exercise of prosecutorial discretion by the Food and Drug Administration and U.S. Justice Department. Professor Lockhart also acted as the U.S. Attorney for Utah between 1974 and 1975. Between 2000 and 2004, Professor Lockhart was awarded a Fulbright grant to study the protection of national parks and wildlife refuges in India. He also involved law students in courses designed to expand their experience in understanding and considering the interpretation, application and practical implications of non-US environmental law and litigation.