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Legal History

  • Andrew Lanham

    September 28, 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…

  • Tomiko Brown-Nagin

    September 28, 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…

  • Miryam Segal

    September 28, 2022

    Miryam Segal is associate professor at Queens College (History) and the Graduate Center (Middle Eastern Studies; Liberal Studies). In 2021-22 she will be visiting professor…

  • Maureen Brady

    September 28, 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…

  • Sarath Sanga

    September 28, 2022

    Sarath Sanga’s principal areas of research are corporate law and contract law. He approaches these subjects from a variety of doctrinal, historical, and economic perspectives.

  • Marco Basile

    September 28, 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…

  • Jud Campbell

    September 28, 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…

  • Stephen Sachs

    September 28, 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…

  • David Fontana

    September 28, 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…

  • Morton J. Horwitz

    September 28, 2022

  • Tamar Herzog

    September 28, 2022

    Tamar Herzog’s work centers on the relationship between Spain, Portugal, Portuguese and Spanish America and the ways by which Iberian societies changed as a result…

  • Laura Weinrib

    September 28, 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…

  • Jon D. Hanson

    September 28, 2022

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

  • Kenneth W. Mack

    September 28, 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…

  • Janet E. Halley

    September 28, 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…

  • Kristen A. Stilt

    September 28, 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…

  • Bruce H. Mann

    September 28, 2022

    Bruce H. Mann, Carl F. Schipper, Jr. Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, teaches American Legal History and Property. He has also taught as…

  • Mark Tushnet

    September 28, 2022

    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…

  • Christopher S. Havasy

    September 28, 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…

  • Daniel L. Smail

    September 28, 2022

  • Elizabeth Papp Kamali

    September 28, 2022

    Elizabeth Papp Kamali is a Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, where she teaches criminal law and English legal history. Professor Kamali’s research focuses…

  • Noah R. Feldman

    September 28, 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 J. Lazarus

    September 28, 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,…

  • Daniel R. Coquillette

    September 28, 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…

  • Annette Gordon-Reed

    September 28, 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…

  • John C. Coates

    September 28, 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…

  • John Goldberg

    September 28, 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…

  • Adriaan M. Lanni

    September 28, 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…

  • Jeanne Charn

    September 28, 2022

  • Duncan M. Kennedy

    September 28, 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…

  • Charles Donahue

    September 28, 2022

    After graduating from Portsmouth Priory (now Abbey) School in Rhode Island, where I had the benefit of a thoroughly old-fashioned classical education, I attended Harvard…

  • Christine A. Desan

    September 28, 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…

  • Nikolas Bowie

    September 28, 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,…

  • Anne Orford

    September 28, 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…

  • Legal History

    July 10, 2022