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Legal Theory

  • Janet E. Halley

    January 27, 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…

  • Laurence H. Tribe

    January 27, 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…

  • John Goldberg

    January 27, 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…

  • Jon D. Hanson

    January 27, 2023

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

  • Jeannie Suk Gersen

    January 27, 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…

  • Crescente Molina

    January 27, 2023

    Crescente Molina is a Postdoctoral Fellow with the Project on the Foundations of Private Law and Lecturer on Law at Harvard Law School. His research…

  • Roberto Mangabeira Unger

    January 27, 2023

  • Erin Kelly

    January 27, 2023

    Visiting Professor Erin I. Kelly is Professor of Philosophy at Tufts University. Her research areas are in philosophy of law and in moral and political…

  • David W. Kennedy

    January 27, 2023

    David Kennedy is Manley O. Hudson Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Institute for Global Law and Policy at…

  • Duncan M. Kennedy

    January 27, 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…

  • Catharine A. MacKinnon

    January 27, 2023

    Catharine A. MacKinnon is a lawyer, teacher, writer, and activist on sex equality issues domestically and internationally. She is Elizabeth A. Long Professor of Law…

  • Tarunabh Khaitan

    January 27, 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

  • Stephen Sachs

    January 27, 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…

  • Yas Banifatemi

    January 27, 2023

    Yas Banifatemi is a Visiting Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School, and a Lecturer in Law at University of Panthéon-Sorbonne (Paris I), where she…

  • Christine A. Desan

    January 27, 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…

  • Scott Brewer

    January 27, 2023

    Scott Brewer joined the Harvard Law School faculty full-time in 1991, having been a lecturer in 1988. He holds a Ph.D. in Philosophy from Harvard…

  • Joseph W. Singer

    January 27, 2023

    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…

  • Frank I. Michelman

    January 27, 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),…

  • Jurisprudence and Legal Theory

    July 10, 2022