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Jurisprudence and Legal Theory

  • Holger Spamann

    September 30, 2022

    Holger Spamann is the Lawrence R. Grove Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, where he teaches corporate law and corporate finance. His research focuses…

  • Jon D. Hanson

    September 30, 2022

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

  • Anna Lvovsky

    September 30, 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…

  • Michael J. Sandel

    September 30, 2022

    Michael Sandel teaches political philosophy at Harvard University. His writings—on justice, ethics, democracy, and markets-have been translated into 30 languages. His…

  • Lewis D. Sargentich

    September 30, 2022

    Lewis Daniel Sargentich teaches a section of the 1L Torts course and courses in jurisprudence and legal theory. He has been teaching at HLS since…

  • Adrian Vermeule

    September 30, 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

    September 30, 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…

  • Steven M. Shavell

    September 30, 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…

  • Christopher Lewis

    September 30, 2022

    My research is about how the law (especially the criminal law) can be more fairly and efficiently administered in response to social and economic inequality. Before…

  • Alan Jenkins

    September 30, 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.

  • Benjamin Eidelson

    September 30, 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.

  • Joseph W. Singer

    September 30, 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…

  • Anne Orford

    September 30, 2022

    Anne Orford is Melbourne Laureate Professor and Michael D Kirby Chair of International Law at Melbourne Law School, and Visiting Professor of Law and John…

  • Kenneth W. Mack

    September 30, 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…

  • Christopher S. Havasy

    September 30, 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…

  • Charles Fried

    September 30, 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…

  • Daniel R. Coquillette

    September 30, 2022

    The author of On the Battlefield of Merit: Harvard Law School, the First Century (with Bruce Kimball), Portrait of a Patriot: The Quincy Papers (with…

  • Ryan D. Doerfler

    September 30, 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…

  • John Goldberg

    September 30, 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…

  • Christine A. Desan

    September 30, 2022

    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…

  • Nancy Gertner

    September 30, 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…

  • Bill Watson

    September 30, 2022

    Bill Watson is a Climenko Fellow and Lecturer on Law at Harvard Law School. His research focuses on legal interpretation and legal philosophy, especially statutory…

  • Lucie E. White

    September 30, 2022

    Lucie White is the Louis A. Horvitz Professor of Law at Harvard Law School. After working for two decades on US social welfare law, she…

  • Richard H. Fallon

    September 30, 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…

  • David Simon

    September 30, 2022

    David A. Simon is a Lecturer on Law at Harvard Law School and a Research Fellow at the Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology,…

  • Richard W. Clary

    September 30, 2022

    Richard W. Clary was a partner for 35 years in the Litigation Department of Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP, retiring at the end of 2020.

  • Jurisprudence and Legal Theory

    July 10, 2022