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Legal History

  • Maureen Brady

    January 31, 2023

    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…

  • Stephen Sachs

    January 31, 2023

    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…

  • Anna Lvovsky

    January 31, 2023

    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…

  • William W. Fisher

    January 31, 2023

    Professor Fisher received his undergraduate degree (in American Studies) from Amherst College and his graduate degrees (J.D. and Ph.D. in the History of American Civilization)…

  • Daniel L. Smail

    January 31, 2023

  • Bruce H. Mann

    January 31, 2023

    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…

  • Christopher S. Havasy

    January 31, 2023

    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…

  • John Goldberg

    January 31, 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…

  • Kenneth W. Mack

    January 31, 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…

  • Duncan M. Kennedy

    January 31, 2023

    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…

  • Kristen A. Stilt

    January 31, 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…

  • John C. Coates

    January 31, 2023

    John Coates is the John F. Cogan, Jr. Professor of Law and Economics at Harvard Law School, where he also serves as the Deputy Dean…

  • Annette Gordon-Reed

    January 31, 2023

    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…

  • Miryam Segal

    January 31, 2023

    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…

  • Elizabeth Papp Kamali

    January 31, 2023

    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…

  • Tamar Herzog

    January 31, 2023

    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…

  • Adriaan M. Lanni

    January 31, 2023

    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…

  • Noah R. Feldman

    January 31, 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…

  • Sarath Sanga

    January 31, 2023

    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.

  • Richard J. Lazarus

    January 31, 2023

    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,…

  • Laura Weinrib

    January 31, 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…

  • Daniel R. Coquillette

    January 31, 2023

    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…

  • Anne Orford

    January 31, 2023

    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…

  • Tomiko Brown-Nagin

    January 31, 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…

  • Marco Basile

    January 31, 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…

  • Jeanne Charn

    January 31, 2023

  • Andrew Lanham

    January 31, 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…

  • Nikolas Bowie

    January 31, 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,…

  • Mark Tushnet

    January 31, 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…

  • Jud Campbell

    January 31, 2023

    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…

  • Morton J. Horwitz

    January 31, 2023

  • Jon D. Hanson

    January 31, 2023

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

  • Janet E. Halley

    January 31, 2023

    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…

  • David Fontana

    January 31, 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…

  • Havva Guney-Ruebenacker

    January 31, 2023

    Dr. Havva Guney-Ruebenacker is a Lecturer on Law at Harvard Law School where she teaches Comparative Family Law. She specializes in American family law, Islamic…

  • Legal History

    July 10, 2022