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Constitutional 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…

  • Eric Glitzenstein

    October 3, 2022

    Eric Glitzenstein is presently the Director of Litigation at the Center for Biological Diversity, a national conservation organization dedicated to preventing human-caused extinctions and protecting…

  • Sheila S. Jasanoff

    October 3, 2022

    Sheila Jasanoff is Pforzheimer Professor of Science and Technology Studies at the Harvard Kennedy School. A pioneer in the social sciences, she explores the role…

  • David Silberman

    October 3, 2022

    David Silberman has been involved in consumer finance issues from a wide range of perspectives for over three decades. From 1985-1997 first as Deputy General…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Ruth Greenwood

    October 3, 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…

  • 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.

  • 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,…

  • 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…

  • 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.

  • Amir Ali

    October 3, 2022

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

  • Christopher S. Havasy

    October 3, 2022

    Chris Havasy has research and teaching interests in administrative law, constitutional law, corporate law and governance, legislation and statutory interpretation, and torts. His current projects…

  • Benjamin Eidelson

    October 3, 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.

  • 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…

  • Deepak Gupta

    October 3, 2022

    Deepak Gupta is the founding principal of Gupta Wessler PLLC, a law firm with a focus on Supreme Court, appellate, and…

  • Nancy Gertner

    October 3, 2022

    Judge Nancy Gertner is a graduate of Barnard College and Yale Law School where she was an editor on The Yale Law Journal. She received…

  • Peter Onuf

    October 3, 2022

    Peter S. Onuf, Thomas Jefferson Foundation Professor Emeritus in the Corcoran Department of History at the University of Virginia, Senior Research Fellow at the Robert…

  • 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,…

  • 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…

  • Deana El-Mallawany

    October 3, 2022

    Deana Kim El-Mallawany is Counsel at Protect Democracy, where she engages in impact litigation and other advocacy strategies to address threats to and infirmities within…

  • Alexander Chen

    October 3, 2022

    Alexander Chen is the Founding Director of the LGBTQ+ Advocacy Clinic at Harvard Law School, where he also teaches Gender Identity, Sexual Orientation, and the…

  • Andrew Lanham

    October 3, 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…

  • 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…

  • Thomas Griffith

    October 3, 2022

    Thomas B. Griffith was appointed to the United States Court of Appeals for the D. C. Circuit by President George W. Bush in 2005. He…

  • Daniel Rauch

    October 3, 2022

    Daniel Rauch writes on technology and democracy, information privacy, tort law, and the First Amendment. His current projects explore the state’s constitutional authority (and normative…

  • 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…

  • Marco Basile

    October 3, 2022

    Marco Basile is a historian who researches how U.S. law intersects with international and foreign law to govern transnational conduct and disputes. He has written…

  • Alan Jenkins

    October 3, 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.

  • Martha L. Minow

    October 3, 2022

    Martha Minow has taught at Harvard Law School since 1981, where her courses include civil procedure, constitutional law, fairness and privacy, family law, international criminal…

  • Daphna Renan

    October 3, 2022

    Daphna Renan is the Peter B. Munroe and Mary J. Munroe Professor of Law at Harvard Law School. Her work focuses on the U.S. presidency and…

  • Noah R. Feldman

    October 3, 2022

    Noah Feldman is Felix Frankfurter Professor of Law, Chairman of the Society of Fellows, and founding director of the Julis-Rabinowitz Program on Jewish and Israeli…

  • Richard H. Fallon

    October 3, 2022

    Richard H. Fallon, Jr., joined the Harvard Law School faculty as an assistant professor in 1982, was promoted to full professor in 1987, and is…

  • Jonathan Gould

    October 3, 2022

    Jonathan Gould is a Visiting Assistant Professor at Harvard Law School. His research focuses on the relationship between politics and law, with special attention to…

  • Ryan D. Doerfler

    October 3, 2022

    Ryan Doerfler’s research focuses on the role of the judiciary within a democratic system. His recent work includes a critical reassessment of the embrace of…

  • Tomiko Brown-Nagin

    October 3, 2022

    Tomiko Brown-Nagin is dean of Harvard Radcliffe Institute, one of the world’s leading centers for interdisciplinary research across the humanities, sciences, social…

  • David J. Barron

    October 3, 2022

    Judge Barron was appointed to the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit in May 2014. He graduated from Harvard College in 1989…

  • David Fontana

    October 3, 2022

    David Fontana is the Samuel Tyler Research Professor at George Washington University Law School in Washington, D.C. Before coming to GW Law, he clerked on…

  • Theresa J. Lee

    October 3, 2022

    Theresa is the Litigation Director and a clinical instructor at the Election Law Clinic. Prior to joining the ELC, she was a Senior Staff Attorney…

  • Laura Weinrib

    October 3, 2022

    Laura Weinrib is the Fred N. Fishman Professor of Constitutional Law at Harvard Law School and Suzanne Young Murray Professor at the Radcliffe Institute for…

  • Jud Campbell

    October 3, 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…

  • Matthew Stephenson

    October 3, 2022

    Matthew Stephenson is Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, where he teaches administrative law, legislation and regulation, anti-corruption law, and political economy of public…

  • Deborah Hellman

    October 3, 2022

    Deborah Hellman is the David Lurton Massee, Jr. Professor of Law and the F. Palmer Weber Research Professor of Civil Liberties and Human Rights at…

  • Adrian Vermeule

    October 3, 2022

    Adrian Vermeule is the Ralph S. Tyler, Jr. Professor of Constitutional Law. Before coming to the Law School, he was the Bernard D. Meltzer Professor…

  • Kristen A. Stilt

    October 3, 2022

    Kristen A. Stilt is Professor of Law and also Faculty Director of the Animal Law & Policy Program and Director of the Program on Law…