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Faculty Interest Areas

Civil Rights

  • Jessica Clarke

    October 4, 2022

    Jessica Clarke writes on antidiscrimination law, with a focus on sex, gender, and sexuality. Her work has appeared in law journals including the Columbia Law

  • Ruth Greenwood

    October 4, 2022

    Ruth is the Director of the Election Law Clinic at Harvard Law School. She engages in litigation and advocacy on a variety of election law…

  • Kenneth W. Mack

    October 4, 2022

    Kenneth W. Mack is the inaugural Lawrence D. Biele Professor of Law and Affiliate Professor of History at Harvard University. He is also the co-faculty…

  • Steve Churchill

    October 4, 2022

    Mr. Churchill is a public-interest lawyer who has been handling employment law cases for close to 30 years. He is a co-founder and principal of…

  • Amir Ali

    October 4, 2022

    Amir Ali co-directs the law school’s Criminal Justice Appellate Clinic and has taught courses on constitutional and appellate litigation. He is…

  • Eisha Jain

    October 4, 2022

    Eisha Jain’s research focuses on the blurring boundaries between civil and criminal law. Her recent work focuses on immigration enforcement, criminal records, misdemeanors, and collateral…

  • Carlos Portugal Gouvea

    October 4, 2022

    Carlos Portugal Gouvêa is an Associate Professor at the University of São Paulo Law School (USP) in Brazil, where he also leads the Asian Legal…

  • Rebecca Harris

    October 4, 2022

    Rebecca Harris is a Lecturer on Law for the Fashion Law Lab at Harvard Law School and has been part of the teaching team since…

  • Elizabeth Bartholet

    October 4, 2022

    Elizabeth Bartholet is Professor of Law, Emeritus. She served until June 30, 2021 as the Morris Wasserstein Public Interest Professor of Law and Faculty Director…

  • Josh McDaniel

    October 4, 2022

    Josh is the Director of Harvard Law School’s Religious Freedom Clinic, a pro bono program that gives students a hands-on, supervised experience representing a diverse…

  • Julie McCormack

    October 4, 2022

    Julie directs the Safety Net Project of the Veterans Legal Clinic at the WilmerHale Legal Services Center (LSC). In 2019 she founded the LSC…

  • Benjamin Eidelson

    October 4, 2022

    Benjamin Eidelson is an Assistant Professor of Law at Harvard Law School. Professor Eidelson’s writing focuses on the interplay of moral principles and legal rules.

  • Jud Campbell

    October 4, 2022

    Jud Campbell is a professor of law at the University of Richmond School of Law, where he began teaching in 2016. His academic focus is…

  • Richard J. Lazarus

    October 4, 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,…

  • Jeanne Charn

    October 4, 2022

  • Crystal S. Yang

    October 4, 2022

    Crystal S. Yang is the Bennett Boskey Professor of Law at Harvard Law School and a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research,…

  • Larry Schwartztol

    October 4, 2022

    Larry Schwartztol is Professor of Practice at Harvard Law School, where he teaches, writes, and advocates on democracy and voting rights, civil rights, anti-discrimination law,…

  • Cass R. Sunstein

    October 4, 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…

  • Samuel Weiss

    October 4, 2022

    Samuel Weiss is the founder and Executive Director of Rights Behind Bars, which litigates conditions of confinement claims against prisons, jails, and immigration detention centers.

  • Alan Jenkins

    October 4, 2022

    Alan Jenkins is a Professor of Practice at Harvard Law School where he teaches courses on Race and the Law, Communication, and Supreme Court Jurisprudence.

  • Nikolas Bowie

    October 4, 2022

    Nikolas Bowie is the Louis D. Brandeis Professor of Law at Harvard Law School. He is a historian who teaches courses in federal constitutional law,…

  • Scott Michelman

    October 4, 2022

    Scott Michelman is Legal Director of the ACLU of the District of Columbia. He has litigated a broad range of civil rights and civil liberties…

  • Jon D. Hanson

    October 4, 2022

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

  • D. James Greiner

    October 4, 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…

  • Joseph W. Singer

    October 4, 2022

    Professor Joseph William Singer has been teaching at Harvard Law School since 1992. He was appointed Bussey Professor of Law in 2006. He began teaching…

  • Andrew Lanham

    October 4, 2022

    Andrew Lanham is a Climenko Fellow and Lecturer on Law at Harvard Law School. He is a legal and cultural historian, and his research focuses…

  • Civil Rights

    July 10, 2022