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Faculty Areas of Interest

Abortion See Constitutional Law
Administrative Law Ashutosh Bhagwat
Chris Elmendorf
John Hunt
Agricultural Labor Law Cruz Reynoso (Emeritus)
Martha S. West (Emerita)
Alternative Dispute Resolution Donna Shestowsky
James F. Smith (Emeritus)
American Indian Law Katherine Florey
George S. Grossman (Emeritus)
Carlton F.W. Larson
Appellate Advocacy Vikram D. Amar
Cruz Reynoso (Emeritus)
Asian Americans and the Law Gabriel "Jack" Chin
Bill Ong Hing (Emeritus)
Lisa Ikemoto
Rose Cuison Villazor
Antitrust Afra Afsharipour
Ashutosh Bhagwat
Richard Wydick (Emeritus)
Bankruptcy John Hunt
John D. Ayer (Emeritus)
Bioethics Lisa Ikemoto
Peter Lee
Business Planning Evelyn A. Lewis
Church/State Issues
(See also Constitutional Law)
Vikram D. Amar
Ashutosh Bhagwat
Alan E. Brownstein
Civil Procedure
(including Civil Litigation and Complex Litigation)
Vikram D. Amar
Katherine Florey
Kevin R. Johnson
Margaret Z. Johns
Hollis Kulwin
Jasmine E. Harris
John B. Oakley (Emeritus)
Rex Perschbacher
Brian Soucek
Civil Rights Vikram D. Amar
Gabriel "Jack" Chin
Lisa Ikemoto
Margaret Z. Johns
Kevin R. Johnson
Millard Murphy (Prison Law Office)
Amagda Pérez (Immigration Clinic)
Cruz Reynoso (Emeritus)
Carter C. White (Civil Rights Clinic)
Class Actions Vikram D. Amar
Kevin R. Johnson
John B. Oakley (Emeritus)
Rex Perschbacher
Clinical Legal Education Gabriel "Jack" Chin
Bill Ong Hing (Emeritus)
Millard Murphy (Prison Law Office)
Amagda Pérez (Immigration Clinic)
Rex R. Perschbacher
Leticia Saucedo
James F. Smith (Emeritus)
Carter White (Civil Rights Clinic)
Commercial Law John D. Ayer (Emeritus)
Comparative Constitutional Law Vikram D. Amar
Alan E. Brownstein
Comparative Law Robert W. Hillman
Lesley K. McAllister
Constitutional Law Vikram D. Amar
Ashutosh Bhagwat
Alan E. Brownstein
Gabriel "Jack" Chin
Elizabeth Joh
Margaret Johns
Carlton F.W. Larson
John B. Oakley (Emeritus)
Brian Soucek
Contracts William S. Dodge
David Horton

Edward J. Imwinkelried (Emeritus)
Thomas W. Joo
John Hunt
Corporations and Business, Associations Afra Afsharipour
Anupam Chander
Robert W. Hillman
Thomas W. Joo
Evelyn A. Lewis
Corporate Finance John D. Ayer (Emeritus)
John Hunt
Corporate Governance Afra Afsharipour
Thomas W. Joo
Courts and Judicial Administration Bill Ong Hing (Emeritus)
Margaret Z. Johns
John B. Oakley (Emeritus)
Cruz Reynoso (Emeritus)
Criminal Law and Procedure Vikram D. Amar
Andrea Cann Chandrasekher
Gabriel "Jack" Chin
Holly S. Cooper
Floyd Feeney
Elizabeth E. Joh
John Poulos (Emeritus)
Donna Shestowsky
James F. Smith (Emeritus)
Critical Race Theory Gabriel "Jack" Chin
Angela Harris
Bill Ong Hing (Emeritus)
Kevin R. Johnson
Leticia Saucedo
Rose Cuison Villazor
Cyberlaw Anupam Chander
Madhavi Sunder
Education Law Martha S. West (Emerita)
Election Law Gabriel "Jack" Chin
Christopher Elmendorf
Floyd Feeney
Employment Discrimination Law Courtney G. Joslin
Leticia Saucedo
Brian Soucek
Martha S. West (Emerita)
Energy Law Lesley K. McAllister
Environmental Law Christopher Elmendorf
Albert Lin
Lesley K. McAllister
Richard Frank
Ethics Mario Biagioli
Katherine Florey
Rex Perschbacher
Cruz Reynoso (Emeritus)
Dennis J. Ventry, Jr.
Richard Wydick (Emeritus)
Evidence Jasmine E. Harris
Edward J. Imwinkelried
(Emeritus)
Albert Lin
Miguel A. Méndez (Emeritus)
Family Law Courtney G. Joslin
Federal Arbitration Law David Horton
Federal Courts Vikram D. Amar
Katherine Florey
Carlton F.W. Larson
John B. Oakley (Emeritus)
Federal Income Taxation See Taxation
Federalism John B. Oakley (Emeritus)
Feminist Jurisprudence Angela Harris
Lisa Pruitt

Madhavi Sunder
Martha S. West (Emerita)
Financial Regulation John Hunt
First Amendment
(See also: Constitutional Law)
Vikram D. Amar
Ashutosh Bhagwat
Alan E. Brownstein
Carlton F.W. Larson
Health Law Lisa Ikemoto
Higher Education Law Rex Perschbacher
Martha S. West (Emerita)
Housing Law See Property and Real Estate, Real Estate Finance
Immigration Law and Policy Gabriel "Jack" Chin
Holly S. Cooper
Bill Ong Hing (Emeritus)
Kevin R. Johnson
Amagda Pérez (Immigration Clinic)
Leticia Saucedo
James F. Smith (Emeritus)
Brian Soucek
Rose Cuison Villazor
Intellectual Property
(Including International Intellectual Property)
Mario Biagioli
Anupam Chander
Leslie Kurtz
Madhavi Sunder
Peter Lee
International Business Transactions Anupam Chander
William S. Dodge
Robert W. Hillman
International Commercial Dispute Resolution James F. Smith (Emeritus)
International Finance, Trade, and Development Anupam Chander
James F. Smith (Emeritus)
International Human Rights Karima Bennoune
Madhavi Sunder
International Law Karima Bennoune
Anupam Chander
William S. Dodge
Juries Vikram D. Amar
Edward J. Imwinkelried (Emeritus)
Donna Shestowsky
Jurisprudence John B. Oakley (Emeritus)
Darien Shanske
Labor Law Andrea Cann Chandrasekher
Cruz Reynoso (Emeritus)
Martha S. West (Emerita)
Latinos and the Law Kevin R. Johnson
Cruz Reynoso (Emeritus)
Law and Cultural Studies Mario Biagioli
Angela Harris
Brian Soucek
Madhavi Sunder
Law and Economics John D. Ayer (Emeritus)
Ashutosh Bhagwat
Andrea Cann Chandrasekher
Law and Politics Christopher Elmendorf
Floyd Feeney
Law and Religion Alan E. Brownstein
Law and Science Mario Biagioli
Edward J. Imwinkelried (Emeritus)
Peter Lee
John B. Oakley (Emeritus)
Law and Popular Culture Rex Perschbacher
Law and Psychology Donna Shestowsky
Law and Society Andrea Cann Chandrasekher
Angela Harris
Jasmine E. Harris
Elizabeth Joh
Kevin R. Johnson
Lisa Pruitt
Law and Statistics Andrea Cann Chandrasekher
Law Firms Robert W. Hillman
Lisa R. Pruitt
J. Angelo DeSantis
Law School Administration Rex Perschbacher
Law Libraries and
Law Library Administration
George S. Grossman (Emeritus)
Legal History Mario Biagioli
Katherine Florey
George S. Grossman (Emeritus)
Carlton F.W. Larson
Dennis J. Ventry, Jr.
Legal Education Rex Perschbacher
Legal Research and Writing Clay Tanaka
J. Angelo DeSantis
Legal Profession Lisa Pruitt
Local Government Law Darien Shanske
Marital Property Lisa Ikemoto
Mergers and Acquisitions Afra Afsharipour
National Security See "War on Terror" and Terrorism and Counterterrorism
Natural Resources Christopher Elmendorf
Richard Frank
Albert Lin
Lesley K. McAllister
Negotiations Bill Ong Hing (Emeritus)
Millard Murphy (Prison Law Office)
Donna Shestowsky
Nonprofit Organizations Joel C. Dobris (Emeritus)
Evelyn A. Lewis
Pacific Islander Issues Rose Cuison Villazor
Partnership Law Robert W. Hillman
Evelyn A. Lewis
Patent Law Mario Biagioli
Peter Lee
Pension and Employee Benefits
(including ERISA)
Bruce Wolk (Emeritus)
Police and Policing Gabriel "Jack" Chin
Floyd Feeney
Elizabeth Joh
Pretrial Skills
(See also Civil Procedure)
Hollis W. Kulwin
Carter White (Civil Rights Clinic)
Prisoners Rights
(See also Civil Rights)
Margaret Z. Johns
Millard Murphy (Prison Law Clinic)
Carter White (Civil Rights Clinic)
Professional Responsibility Rex Perschbacher
Cruz Reynoso (Emeritus)
Richard Wydick (Emeritus)
Property (including Property Theory) Joel C. Dobris (Emeritus)
Christopher Elmendorf
Lisa Ikemoto
Peter Lee
Evelyn A. Lewis
Edward Rabin (Emeritus)
Madhavi Sunder
Rose Cuison Villazor
Public Sector Employment Martha S. West (Emerita)
Race Relations Gabriel "Jack" Chin
Angela Harris
Bill Ong Hing (Emeritus)
Kevin R. Johnson
Thomas W. Joo
Cruz Reynoso (Emeritus)
Rose Cuison Villazor
Martha S. West (Emerita)
Real Estate and Real Estate Finance Evelyn Lewis
Edward Rabin (Emeritus)
Refugee Law See Immigration Law and Policy
Religion Alan E. Brownstein
Remedies Vikram D. Amar
Cruz Reynoso (Emeritus)
Scientific Evidence
(See also Evidence)
Edward J. Imwinkelried (Emeritus)
Securities Regulation Robert W. Hillman
Thomas W. Joo
Sex Discrimination
(Including Sexual Harassment)
Lisa R. Pruitt
Martha S. West (Emerita)
Sexual Orientation and the Law Courtney G. Joslin
Brian Soucek
Supreme Court Vikram D. Amar
Ashutosh Bhagwat
Alan E. Brownstein
Carlton F.W. Larson
John B. Oakley (Emeritus)
Taxation Daniel L. Simmons (Corporate and Partnership Taxation)
Darien Shanske
Dennis J. Ventry, Jr.
Bruce A. Wolk (Emeritus)(Estate and Gift Taxation)
Terrorism and Counterterrorism Karima Bennoune
Torts Alan E. Brownstein
Margaret Z. Johns
Leslie A. Kurtz
Lisa A. Pruitt
Trial Advocacy and Practice Edward J. Imwinkelried (Emeritus)
Miguel A. Méndez (Emeritus)
Trusts, Wills, and Estate Planning Joel C. Dobris (Emeritus)
David Horton
Evelyn A. Lewis
"War on Terror" Karima Bennoune
Anupam Chander
Bill Ong Hing (Emeritus)
Kevin R. Johnson
Thomas W. Joo
Carlton F.W. Larson
Women's Rights Karima Bennoune
Angela Harris
Lisa Pruitt
Madhavi Sunder
Martha S. West (Emerita)