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Constitutional Law

  • Nikolas Bowie

    February 7, 2023

    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,…

  • Benjamin Eidelson

    February 7, 2023

    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.

  • Charles Fried

    February 7, 2023

    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…

  • John Goldberg

    February 7, 2023

    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…

  • Christine A. Desan

    February 7, 2023

    Christine Desan teaches about the political economy of capitalism, the constitutional law of money, the international monetary system, constitutional history, and legal theory. Her research…

  • Adrian Vermeule

    February 7, 2023

    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…

  • Michael Dreeben

    February 7, 2023

    Michael Dreeben is a partner at O’Melveny and Myers LLP and serves as Co-Chair of the White Collar Defense and Corporate Investigations Practice. He is…

  • Eric Glitzenstein

    February 7, 2023

    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…

  • David Silberman

    February 7, 2023

    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…

  • Tarunabh Khaitan

    February 7, 2023

    Tarun Khaitan is the Head of Research at the Bonavero Institute of Human Rights at the University of Oxford, the Professor of Public Law

  • Kenneth W. Mack

    February 7, 2023

    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…

  • Cass R. Sunstein

    February 7, 2023

    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…

  • Deborah Hellman

    February 7, 2023

    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…

  • Jacob Gersen

    February 7, 2023

    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…

  • Jeannie Suk Gersen

    February 7, 2023

    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…

  • Amy McManus

    February 7, 2023

    Amy McManus has taught at Harvard Law School for over a decade, initially teaching legal writing and appellate advocacy in the first-year program as a Climenko…

  • Vicki C. Jackson

    February 7, 2023

    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.

  • Martha A. Field

    February 7, 2023

    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…

  • Matthew Stephenson

    February 7, 2023

    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…

  • Deepak Gupta

    February 7, 2023

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

  • Andrew L. Kaufman

    February 7, 2023

    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…

  • Laurence H. Tribe

    February 7, 2023

    Laurence H. Tribe, the Carl M. Loeb University Professor and Professor of Constitutional Law at Harvard, has taught at its Law School since 1968 and…

  • Mark Tushnet

    February 7, 2023

    Professor Tushnet, who graduated from Harvard College and Yale Law School and served as a law clerk to Justice Thurgood Marshall, specializes in constitutional law…

  • Caitlin Millat

    February 7, 2023

    Caitlin Millat’s scholarship focuses on education law and policy, family law, gender and the law, and children and the law, with a particular focus on…

  • Laura Weinrib

    February 7, 2023

    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…

  • Andrew Lanham

    February 7, 2023

    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…

  • David Fontana

    February 7, 2023

    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…

  • Nancy Gertner

    February 7, 2023

    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…

  • Frank I. Michelman

    February 7, 2023

    Frank I. Michelman is Robert Walmsley University Professor, Harvard University, where he has taught since 1963. He is the author of Brennan and Democracy (1999),…

  • Kristen A. Stilt

    February 7, 2023

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

  • Ruth Greenwood

    February 7, 2023

    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…

  • Daniel Rauch

    February 7, 2023

    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…

  • Marco Basile

    February 7, 2023

    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…

  • Thomas Griffith

    February 7, 2023

    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…

  • Sheila S. Jasanoff

    February 7, 2023

    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…

  • Sanford V. Levinson

    February 7, 2023

    Sanford Levinson, who holds the W. St. John Garwood and W. St. John Garwood, Jr. Centennial Chair in Law, joined the University of Texas Law…

  • Jonathan Gould

    February 7, 2023

    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…

  • Richard D. Parker

    February 7, 2023

    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…

  • Peter Onuf

    February 7, 2023

    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…

  • Richard H. Fallon

    February 7, 2023

    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…

  • David J. Barron

    February 7, 2023

    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…

  • Tomiko Brown-Nagin

    February 7, 2023

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

  • John F. Manning

    February 7, 2023

    John F. Manning is the Morgan and Helen Chu Dean and Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, whose faculty he joined in 2004. He…

  • Noah R. Feldman

    February 7, 2023

    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…

  • Nicholas Stephanopoulos

    February 7, 2023

    Nicholas Stephanopoulos’s research and teaching interests include election law, constitutional law, administrative law, legislation, and comparative law. His work is particularly focused on the intersection…

  • Martha L. Minow

    February 7, 2023

    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…

  • Lawrence Lessig

    February 7, 2023

    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…