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Private Law

  • Kenneth W. Mack

    February 2, 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…

  • Crescente Molina

    February 2, 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…

  • Oren Bar-Gill

    February 2, 2023

    Oren Bar-Gill’s scholarship focuses on the law and economics of contracts and contracting. His publications include: SEDUCTION BY CONTRACT: LAW, ECONOMICS AND PSYCHOLOGY IN CONSUMER…

  • Maureen Brady

    February 2, 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…

  • Mariana Pargendler

    February 2, 2023

    Mariana Pargendler’s scholarship focuses on corporate law, corporate governance, and contract law from economic and comparative perspectives. She has published over 25 articles in various…

  • Carlos Portugal Gouvea

    February 2, 2023

    Carlos Portugal Gouvêa is an Associate Professor at the University of São Paulo Law School (USP) in Brazil, where he also leads the Asian Legal…

  • Henry E. Smith

    February 2, 2023

    Henry E. Smith is the Fessenden Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, where he directs the Project on the Foundations of Private Law. Previously,…

  • Robert H. Sitkoff

    February 2, 2023

    An expert in wills, trusts, estates, and fiduciary administration, Robert H. Sitkoff is the Austin Wakeman Scott Professor of Law and the John L. Gray…

  • Charles Donahue

    February 2, 2023

    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…

  • Steven M. Shavell

    February 2, 2023

    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…

  • Joseph W. Singer

    February 2, 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…

  • John Goldberg

    February 2, 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…

  • Alexander Stremitzer

    February 2, 2023

    Before joining ETH Zurich as the Professor for Law, Economics, and Business in May 2018, Alexander Stremitzer was a Professor of Law at UCLA from…

  • Private Law

    July 10, 2022