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Harvard Law School is a center of expertise and action in the fields of employment law, which defines the relationships between individual employers and employees, and labor law, which defines protections for workers when they act collectively, such as in unions. Students have the opportunity to learn from leading scholars, practitioners, government officials, and labor advocates about the laws that govern the quickly evolving experience of work.

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Visiting Professors & Lecturers


Employment Law Clinic

The Employment Law Clinic focuses on rights in the workplace, with a particular emphasis on state and federal laws that prohibit discrimination, harassment, and retaliation…

International Human Rights Clinic

The International Human Rights Clinic advances human rights around the world while training the next generation of advocates. Working closely with expert clinicians, law students take the…

Religious Freedom Clinic

The clinic provides students a hands-on, supervised experience representing a diverse group of clients in legal matters raising First Amendment and religious liberty issues. As…

Sports Law Clinic

Sports Law clinical placements are in a variety of settings, including legal departments of major leagues or sports franchises, and with law firms and lawyers…

Research Programs and Centers

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Course Term Instructor(s)
Critical Corporate Theory Lab Fall 2023 Seminar Jon Hanson
Employment Discrimination Spring 2024 Course Steve Churchill
Employment Law Fall 2023 Course Benjamin Sachs
Employment Law Clinic Spring 2024 Clinic Steve Churchill
Employment Law Clinic Fall 2023 Clinic Steve Churchill
Employment Law Workshop: Advocacy Skills Fall 2023 Seminar Steve Churchill
Employment Law Workshop: Strategies for Social Change Spring 2024 Seminar Steve Churchill
ERISA Spring 2024 Course Peter Rosenberg
Family Law of Poor Families Spring 2024 Seminar Janet Halley
Food System Workers Spring 2024 Reading Group Emma Scott
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