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Professor of Law

  • Morton J. Horwitz

    October 3, 2022

  • Mark J. Roe

    October 3, 2022

    Mark J. Roe is a professor at Harvard Law School, where he teaches corporate law and corporate bankruptcy.  He wrote Missing the Target: Why Stock…

  • Andrew L. Kaufman

    October 3, 2022

    Professor Kaufman joined the Harvard Law School faculty in 1965. Since then he has taught in the fields of the legal profession, judicial ethics, constitutional…

  • Jesse M. Fried

    October 3, 2022

    Jesse M. Fried is a Professor of Law at Harvard Law School. Before joining the Harvard faculty in 2009, Fried was a Professor of Law…

  • Cass R. Sunstein

    October 3, 2022

    Cass R. Sunstein is currently the Robert Walmsley University Professor at Harvard. He is the founder and director of the Program on Behavioral Economics and…

  • Louis Kaplow

    October 3, 2022

    Louis Kaplow is Finn M.W. Caspersen and Household International Professor of Law and Economics at Harvard Law School, Associate Director of the John M. Olin…

  • Howell E. Jackson

    October 3, 2022

    Howell Jackson is the James S. Reid, Jr., Professor of Law at Harvard Law School. His research interests include financial regulation, consumer protection, international finance,…

  • Guhan Subramanian

    October 3, 2022

    Guhan Subramanian is the Joseph Flom Professor of Law and Business at the Harvard Law School and the Douglas Weaver Professor of Business Law at…

  • John Goldberg

    October 3, 2022

    John Goldberg, an expert in tort law, tort theory, and political philosophy, joined the Law School faculty in 2008 and served as a Deputy Dean…

  • Daniel I. Halperin

    October 3, 2022

    Daniel Halperin has been a law professor for nearly 40 years and has been the Stanley S. Surrey Professor at the Harvard Law School since…

  • Michael J. Klarman

    October 3, 2022

    Professor Michael J. Klarman is the Charles Warren Professor of Legal History at Harvard Law School, where he joined the faculty in 2008. He received his…

  • Adriaan M. Lanni

    October 3, 2022

    Adriaan Lanni teaches Criminal Law, Criminal Adjudication, Restorative Justice, the Criminal Justice Workshop, and Ancient Law. Her research focuses on ancient law and society and…

  • Jody Freeman

    October 3, 2022

    Jody Freeman is the Archibald Cox Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, and a leading scholar of administrative law and …

  • Alexandra Natapoff

    October 3, 2022

    Alexandra Natapoff is an award-winning legal scholar and criminal justice expert. She writes about criminal courts, public defense, plea bargaining, wrongful convictions, and race and…

  • William W. Fisher

    October 3, 2022

    Professor Fisher received his undergraduate degree (in American Studies) from Amherst College and his graduate degrees (J.D. and Ph.D. in the History of American Civilization)…

  • Vicki C. Jackson

    October 3, 2022

    Vicki C. Jackson, Laurence H. Tribe Professor of Constitutional Law (previously known as the Thurgood Marshall Professor of Constitutional Law), writes and teaches about U.S.

  • Mary Ann Glendon

    October 3, 2022

    Mary Ann Glendon is the Learned Hand Professor of Law, emerita, at Harvard University, and a former U.S. Ambassador to the Holy See.   She…

  • Richard J. Lazarus

    October 3, 2022

    Richard Lazarus is the Howard and Katherine Aibel Professor of Law at Harvard University, where he teaches environmental law, natural resources Law, Supreme Court advocacy,…

  • Gerald E. Frug

    October 3, 2022

    Gerald Frug is the Louis D. Brandeis Professor of Law, emeritus, at Harvard Law School. Educated at the University of California at Berkeley and Harvard…

  • Annette Gordon-Reed

    October 3, 2022

    Annette Gordon-Reed is the Carl M. Loeb University Professor at Harvard. Gordon-Reed won sixteen book prizes, including the Pulitzer Prize in History in 2009 and…

  • Duncan M. Kennedy

    October 3, 2022

    Duncan Kennedy is the Carter Professor of General Jurisprudence at Harvard Law School. He was a founding member of the Critical Legal Studies movement. Kennedy…

  • Jack L. Goldsmith

    October 3, 2022

    Jack Goldsmith is Learned Hand Professor of Law at Harvard University. He is the author, most recently, of After Trump: Reconstructing the Presidency and In

  • David W. Kennedy

    October 3, 2022

    David Kennedy is Manley O. Hudson Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Institute for Global Law and Policy at…

  • Maureen Brady

    October 3, 2022

    Molly Brady is the Louis D. Brandeis Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, where she teaches property law and related subjects. Her scholarship uses…

  • Martha A. Field

    October 3, 2022

    Martha A. Field attended Radcliffe College and the University of Chicago Law School, from which she graduated in 1968. She also spent her second year…

  • Reinier H. Kraakman

    October 3, 2022

    Reinier Kraakman is the Ezra Ripley Thayer Professor of Law at Harvard Law School. He was previously Professor of Law at Yale Law School (1981…

  • Jeannie Suk Gersen

    October 3, 2022

    Jeannie Suk Gersen is the John H. Watson, Jr. Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, where she has taught constitutional law, criminal law and…

  • Jacob Gersen

    October 3, 2022

    Jacob Gersen is Sidley Austin Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, Affiliate Professor in the Department of Government, and Director of the Food Law…

  • Randall L. Kennedy

    October 3, 2022

    Randall Kennedy is Michael R. Klein Professor at Harvard Law School where he teaches courses on contracts, criminal law, and the regulation of race relations.

  • Janet E. Halley

    October 3, 2022

    Janet Halley is an expert on feminist legal theory; sex, sexuality, gender and the law; family law; law and humanities; and critical legal studies. She…

  • Charles J. Ogletree

    October 3, 2022

    Charles Ogletree, the Harvard Law School Jesse Climenko Professor of Law, and Founding and Executive Director of the Charles Hamilton Houston Institute for Race and…

  • I. Glenn Cohen

    October 3, 2022

    Prof. Cohen is one of the world’s leading experts on the intersection of bioethics (sometimes also called “medical ethics”) and the law, as well as…

  • Lawrence Lessig

    October 3, 2022

    Lawrence Lessig is the Roy L. Furman Professor of Law and Leadership at Harvard Law School. Prior to returning to Harvard, he taught at Stanford…

  • Steven M. Shavell

    October 3, 2022

    Steven Shavell graduated from the University of Michigan in 1968, was an officer in the U.S. Public Health Service at the Centers for Disease Control…

  • Charles R. Nesson

    October 3, 2022

    Professor Nesson charted the early field of cyber law in 1997 when he founded the Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard Law School,…

  • D. James Greiner

    October 3, 2022

    Jim is the Honorable S. William Green Professor of Public Law. He teaches courses on civil procedure, expert witnesses, and access to justice. Before coming…

  • Charles Fried

    October 3, 2022

    Educated at Princeton, Oxford and Columbia Law School, Charles Fried, the Beneficial Professor of Law, has been teaching at Harvard Law School since 1961. He…

  • Anna Lvovsky

    October 3, 2022

    Anna Lvovsky is a Professor of Law and an Affiliate Professor of History at Harvard University. At the Law School, she teaches courses on American…

  • David R. Herwitz

    October 3, 2022

    David Herwitz is the Royall Professor of Law (emeritus) at Harvard Law School. He received a S.B. in 1946 from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology…

  • William B. Rubenstein

    October 3, 2022

    William Rubenstein is the Bruce Bromley Professor of Law at Harvard Law School where he teaches and writes primarily about complex litigation. Professor Rubenstein is…

  • Jon D. Hanson

    October 3, 2022

    Jon Hanson is the Alan A. Stone Professor of Law and the Director of the Systemic Justice Project. Hanson graduated from Yale…

  • Gerald L. Neuman

    October 3, 2022

    Gerald L. Neuman is the J. Sinclair Armstrong Professor of International, Foreign, and Comparative Law, and the Director of the Human Rights Program at HLS.

  • Robert C. Clark

    October 3, 2022

    Robert C. Clark is the Austin Wakeman Scott Professor of Law Emeritus at Harvard Law School. He was the Dean and Royall Professor of Law…

  • Richard D. Parker

    October 3, 2022

    Richard Parker is a sixties person. It was his privilege to participate in a great popular uprising – the civil rights movement of 1955-1965. A…

  • John C. Coates

    October 3, 2022

    John Coates is the John F. Cogan, Jr. Professor of Law and Economics at Harvard Law School, where he also serves as the Vice Dean…

  • Andrew M. Crespo

    October 3, 2022

    Andrew Manuel Crespo is the Morris Wasserstein Public Interest Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, where he teaches criminal law and procedure and serves…

  • Stephen Sachs

    October 3, 2022

    Stephen E. Sachs is the Antonin Scalia Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, where he teaches civil procedure, conflict of laws, and seminars on…