Visiting Faculty Appointments 2014-15

The following Visiting Professors of Law and Lecturers on Law will be offering courses at Harvard Law School during the 2014-2015 academic year.

 

Visiting Professors

Robert ANDERSON has been appointed Oneida Indian Nation Visiting Professor of Law for the 2014-2015 academic year. He will teach the course American Indian Law in the Winter Term. Anderson is Professor of Law at the University of Washington School of Law.

David BARRON has been appointed The Honorable S. William Green Visiting Professor of Public Law for the Fall Term 2014 to teach the course Public Problems: Advice Strategy and Analysis. Barron is United States Circuit Judge for the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit.

Noa BEN-ASHER has been appointed Visiting Professor of Law for the 2014-2015 academic year to teach the courses Torts in the Fall term and Family Law and Sexuality, Gender, and the Law in the Spring term. Ben-Asher is Professor of Law at Pace Law School.

Sergio J. CAMPOS has been appointed Visiting Associate Professor of Law for the 2014-2015 academic year to teach the course Civil Procedure and the reading group Advanced Topics in Civil Procedure, both in the Fall term. Campos is Associate Professor of Law at the University of Miami School of Law.

Daniela CARUSO has been appointed Visiting Professor of Law and John Harvey Gregory Lecturer on World Organization for the Fall Term 2014 to teach the course European Union Law. Caruso is Professor of Law at Boston University School of Law.

Jennifer CHACÓN has been appointed Visiting Professor of Law for the 2014-2015 academic year. She will teach the courses Criminal Law in the Fall 2014 Term and Criminal Investigations / Police Practices: Fourth, Fifth and Sixth Amendments and Immigration Law, both in the Spring 2015 term. Chacón is Professor of Law at the University of California, Irvine School of Law.

Daniel R. COQUILLETTE has been appointed Charles Warren Visiting Professor of American Legal History for the 2014-2015 academic year, and will teach the seminar Legal History: American Legal Education in the Spring Term. Coquillette is the J. Donald Monan, S.J., University Professor at Boston College School of Law. He is also the director of the Harvard Law School History Project.

Susan P. CRAWFORD has been appointed John A. Reilly Visiting Professor in Intellectual Property for the Fall Term 2014, to teach the seminar Law of Surveillance. Crawford is Professor of Law at Yeshiva University Cardozo School of Law in New York City.

Bala DHARAN has been appointed Robert B. and Candice J. Haas Visiting Professor and Senior Lecturer on Law in Corporate Finance Law for the 2014-2015 academic year, to teach the courses Introduction to Accounting and Introduction to Finance Concepts in the Fall Term 2014, and the courses Business Valuation and Analysis and Introduction to Finance Concepts in the Spring Term 2015. Dharan is the J. Howard Creekmore Professor of Management Emeritus at the Jones Graduate School of Management at Rice University.

Elizabeth EMENS has been appointed Robert Braucher Visiting Professor of Law for the 2014-2015 academic year, to teach the courses Disability Law and Employment Discrimination in the Fall term and Contracts in the Spring term. Emens is Isidor and Seville Sulzbacher Professor of Law at the Columbia Law School.

Mark GEISTFELD has been appointed Visiting Professor of Law for the Fall Term 2014, to teach the course Torts and the reading group Efficiency and Fairness in Torts. Geistfeld is Sheila Lubetsky Birnbaum Professor of Civil Litigation at the New York University School of Law.

Robert P. GEORGE has been appointed Visiting Professor of Law for the Fall Term 2014, to teach the course Virtue and Law. George is McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence and Director of the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions at Princeton University.

John GOLDEN has been appointed Hieken Visiting Professor in Patent Law for the Spring Term 2015, to teach the seminar Intellectual Property and Innovation and the course Patent Law. Golden is Loomer Family Professor in Law at the University of Texas at Austin School of Law.

Lorie GRAHAM has been appointed Oneida Indian Nation Visiting Professor of Law for the Spring Term 2015, to teach the reading group Indigenous Peoples in International Law. Graham is Professor of Law at Suffolk University Law School.

Jane HARMAN has been appointed Steven and Maureen Klinsky Professor of Practice for Leadership and Progress for the Fall Term 2014, to teach the course My Journey: Tough Policy Decisions and the Rule of Law. Harman is the President and CEO of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and the former U.S. Representative for California's 36th congressional district.

Helen HERSHKOFF has been appointed Sullivan & Cromwell Visiting Professor of Law for the Fall Term 2014, to teach the course Civil Procedure and the reading group Sinking Islands: Imagining Disasters. Hershkoff is Herbert M. and Svetlana Wachtell Professor of Constitutional Law and Civil Liberties at the New York University School of Law.

Scott HERSHOVITZ has been appointed Visiting Professor of Law for the Fall Term 2014, to teach the course Torts and the the reading group Probability, Proof and Profiles. Hershovitz is Professor of Law at the University of Michigan Law School.

Bert HUANG has been appointed Visiting Professor of Law for the Fall Term 2014. He will teach a first-year section of Civil Procedure and the reading group The Modern Judiciary. He is Professor of Law at Columbia Law School.

Sang Jo JONG has been appointed Visiting Professor of Law for the Winter Term 2015, to co-teach with Professor Woo-Young Rhee, the course Understanding Korean Law. Jong is Dean at the Seoul National University School of Law.

Diane JULIAR has been appointed Visiting Clinical Professor of Law for the Winter Term 2015, to teach in the Trial Advocacy Workshop. Juliar is Clinical Professor of Law at Suffolk University School of Law.

Elena KAGAN has been appointed Archibald Cox Visiting Professor of Law for the Fall Term 2014, to teach the reading group The Supreme Court's 2013 Term. Kagan is Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States and was formerly Dean of the Harvard Law School, 2003-2009.

Koichi KUSANO has been appointed Visiting Professor of Law for the Fall Term 2014, to co-teach, with Professor Mark Ramseyer, the course The Law and Practice of Japanese Business. Kusano is Professor at Keio University Law School.

Sanford V. LEVINSON has been appointed Visiting Professor of Law for the Fall Term 2014, to teach the reading groups A Close Reading of McCulloch v. Maryland and Popular Sovereignty and Self-Determination. Levinson is the W. St. John Garwood and W. St. John Garwood, Jr. Centennial Chair at the University of Texas at Austin School of Law.

Catharine A. MacKINNON has been appointed James Barr Ames Visiting Professor of Law for the 2014-2015 academic year. She will teach the seminar Evolution of Gender Crimes and the course Sex Equality, both in the Fall Term 2014. MacKinnon is the Elizabeth A. Long Professor of Law at the University of Michigan.

Peter L. MURRAY has been appointed Visiting Professor of Law for the Fall Term 2014, to teach a section of Evidence. Murray is Of Counsel at Murray Plumb and Murray in Portland, ME.

Jonathan RAPPING has been appointed Visiting Associate Professor of Law for the Winter Term 2015 to teach in the Trial Advocacy Workshop. Rapping is Associate Professor at Atlanta's John Marshall Law School and Founder and President of the Southern Public Defender Training Center in Atlanta, GA.

Woo-Young RHEE has been appointed Visiting Professor of Law for the Winter Term 2015 to co-teach, with Professor Sang Jo Jong, the course Understanding Korean Law. Rhee is Professor of Public Law at Seoul National University School of Law.

Peter J. RUBIN has been appointed Visiting Professor of Law for the Spring Term 2015, to co-teach, with Professor Thomas Goldstein, a section of Evidence. He is Associate Justice of the Massachusetts Appeals Court.

James E. SALZMAN has been appointed Jeremiah Smith, Jr. Visiting Professor of Law for the Winter Term 2015, to teach the course International Environmental Law. Salzman is the Samuel F. Mordecai Professor of Law and Nicholas Institute Professor of Environmental Policy at Duke University School of Law.

Logan SAWYER, III has been appointed Visiting Assistant Professor of Law for the 2014-2015 academic year. He will teach the course Legal Profession in the Fall Term 2014 and the seminar Legal History: The Conservative Legal Movement in the Spring Term 2015. Sawyer is Assistant Professor of Law at the University of Georgia School of Law.

David SKEEL, Jr. has been appointed Bruce W. Nichols Visiting Professor of Law for the Spring Term 2015 to teach the course Christianity and the Rule of Law and a section of the course Corporations. Skeel is S. Samuel Arsht Professor of Corporate Law at the University of Pennsylvania Law School.

Sonja STARR has been appointed Touroff-Glueck Visiting Professor of Law and Psychiatry for the Spring Term 2015, to teach the course Criminal Law and the reading group Life after Conviction and Incarceration. Starr is Professor of Law at the University of Michigan Law School.

Jordan STEIKER has been appointed Touroff-Glueck Visiting Professor of Law and Psychiatry for the Fall Term 2014 to teach the course Capital Punishment in America. Steiker is Judge Robert M Parker Endowed Chair in Law at the University of Texas at Austin School of Law.

Michael Ashley STEIN has been appointed Visiting Professor of Law for the 2014-2015 academic year, and will teach the course Disability, Human Rights, and Development in the Spring term. Stein is Executive Director of the Harvard Law School Project on Disability and the Cabell Professor at William & Mary Law School.

Chantal THOMAS has been appointed Jeremiah Smith, Jr. Visiting Professor of Law for the Spring Term 2015, to teach the course International Trade Law and Development and the reading group Law and Development. Thomas is Professor of Law at the Cornell University Law School.

George TRIANTIS has been appointed Sullivan & Cromwell Visiting Professor of Law for the Winter Term 2015, to teach the course Bankruptcy. Triantis is the James and Patricia Kowal Professor of Law at Stanford Law School.

Alain Laurent VERBEKE has been appointed Visiting Professor of Law for the Winter and Spring Terms 2015, to teach in the Negotiation Workshop. Verbeke is Professor of Law at University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium and the University of Tilburg, the Netherlands.

Tess WILKINSON-RYAN has been appointed Visiting Professor of Law for the Winter Term 2015, to teach a section of Trusts and Estates. Wilkinson-Ryan is Assistant Professor of Law and Psychology at University of Pennsylvania Law School.

 

Lecturers on Law

Shahab AHMED has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the 2014-2015 academic year, to teach the year-long course Orthodoxy: Truth, Authority, Law. Ahmed is a fellow in the Harvard Law School Islamic Legal Studies Program.

Sabrineh ARDALAN has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the 2014-2015 academic year. In the Fall Term, she will teach the seminar Trauma, Refugees and Asylum Law and in the Spring Term, she will teach the clinical seminar Immigration and Refugee Advocacy. Ardalan is Assistant Director at the Harvard Immigration and Refugee Clinic.

James BAKER has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Fall Term 2014, to teach the reading group National Security Law. Baker is the general counsel for the Federal Bureau of Investigation and was previously an Associate General Counsel at Bridgewater Associates, LP in Westport, CT.

Carol BALL has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Winter Term 2015, to teach in the Trial Advocacy Workshop. Ball is Associate Justice in the Massachusetts Superior Court.

Mark BARNES has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the 2014-2015 academic year. He will teach the course Health Law in the Fall Term and the course Law and Policy of Federal Funding Flows in the Spring Term. Barnes is a partner with Ropes & Gray in Boston.

Kenneth BASIN has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Winter Term 2015, to co-teach the course Entertainment and Media Law with Stuart Brotman. He is Business Affairs and Business Development Executive at Amazon Studios.

Mark D. BECKETT has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Winter Term 2015. He will co-teach, with Dan Tan, the course International Commercial Arbitration. Beckett is a partner in Latham & Watkins LLP's New York office and co-chair of the firm's International Litigation and Arbitration practice.

Roger BERTLING has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the 2014-2015 academic year. He will co-teach, with Max Weinstein, the clinical seminar Predatory Lending and Consumer Protection in both the Fall and Spring Terms, and the seminar Consumer Bankruptcy in the Spring Term. Bertling is a clinical instructor in the Predatory Lending/Consumer Protection Clinic at the WilmerHale Legal Services Center.

Martin J. BIENENSTOCK has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Spring Term 2015, to teach the course Corporate Reorganization. Bienenstock is Chair of Proskauer's Business Solutions, Governance, Restructuring & Bankruptcy Department in New York.

Victoria B. BJORKLUND has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Spring Term 2015, to teach the course The Law of Nonprofit Organizations. Bjorklund is Of Counsel at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York.

Marc J. BLOOSTEIN has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Spring Term 2015, to teach the course Estate Planning. Bloostein is a partner at Ropes & Gray in Boston.

Mary L. BONAUTO has been appointed Shikes Fellow in Civil Liberties and Civil Rights and Lecturer on Law for the Spring Term 2015, to teach the reading group LGBT Flashpoints - Litigation, Policy and Persuasion. Bonuato is Civil Rights Project Director at Gay and Lesbian Advocates and Defenders (GLAD) in Boston.

Charles E. BORDEN has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Winter Term 2015, to co-teach, with Robert Rizzi, the course Legal Profession: Government Ethics - Scandal and Reform. Borden is a partner in Allen & Overy's Washington, DC office and a member of the U.S. Financial Services Regulatory Practice.

Vladimir BOSILJEVAC has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Spring Term 2015. Bosiljevac will teach the course Valuing and Modeling M&A and LBOs.

Emily M. BROAD LEIB has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the 2014-2015 academic year, to co-teach, with Professor Robert Greenwald, the clinical seminar Food Law and Policy in both the Fall and Spring terms. Broad Leib is a clinical instructor at the WilmerHale Legal Services Center.

Stuart N. BROTMAN has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Winter Term 2015, to co-teach with Ken Basin the course Entertainment and Media Law. Brotman advises domestic and international telecommunications, Internet, media, entertainment, and sports clients.

Philip BURLING has been appointed Covington & Burling Distinguished Visitor and Lecturer on Law for the Fall Term 2014, to teach a section of Advanced Legal Writing. Burling is a retired partner in the firm of Foley Hoag LLP in Boston, where his practice focused on schools and colleges, property valuation disputes, medical groups, and administrative litigation.

El Cid BUTUYAN has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Fall Term 2014, to teach the seminar Transnational Corruption. Butuyan is Senior Litigation Specialist at the World Bank in Washington, DC.

Peter A. CARFAGNA has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the 2014-2015 academic year. He will teach the course Sports and the Law: Examining the Legal History and Evolution of America's Three "Major League" Sports: MLB, NFL, and NBA, as well as the course Sports Law: Advanced Contract Drafting in the Fall Term. He will also teach the course Sports and the Law: Representing the Professional Athlete in the Winter Term and the Sports Law Clinic in the Winter and Spring Terms. Carfagna is Chairman and CEO of Magis LLC in Cleveland, Ohio.

Dale CENDALI has been appointed Covington & Burling Distinguished Visitor and Lecturer on Law for the Spring Term 2015, to teach the course Copyright and Trademark Litigation. Cendali is a partner in the New York office of Kirkland and Ellis LLP, where her practice focuses on intellectual property litigation.

Jeanne CHARN has been appointed Senior Lecturer on Law for the 2014-2015 academic year. She will teach the course Legal Profession - The New Market for Personal Legal Services: Ethical and Professional Challenges in the Fall Term as well as the seminar Financial and Legal Needs of Low and Moderate Income Households and the course Legal Profession: Delivery of Legal Services in the Spring Term. Charn is Director of the Bellow-Sacks Access to Civil Legal Services Project.

Steve S. CHURCHILL has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the 2014-2015 academic year, to teach the clinical seminar Employment Law Workshop: Advocacy Skills in the Fall Term, and the clinical seminar Employment Law Workshop: Strategies for Social Change in the Spring Term. Churchill is co-founder of Fair Work, P.C. Boston.

Richard W. CLARY has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Fall Term 2014, to teach the course Complex Litigation: Legal Doctrines, Real World Practice. Clary is a litigation partner with Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP in New York City.

Catherine CLAYPOOLE has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Spring Term 2015, to co-teach, with Professor Jody Freeman, the reading group Women and Ambition. Claypoole is Associate Dean for Academic Affairs at Harvard Law School.

Rebecca Richman COHEN has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the 2014-2015 academic year. She will teach the reading group Visual Justice: Documentary Film and Human Rights in the Fall Term, and the reading group Visual Justice: Media Literacy in the Spring Term. Cohen is the founder of Racing Horse Productions, a documentary film production company dedicated to the craft of telling stories that illuminate vital social issues.

Susan COLE has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the 2014-2015 academic year. She will co-teach, with Professor Michael Gregory, the clinical seminar Education Advocacy and Systemic Change: Children at Risk in the Fall Term, and the seminar Legislative Lawyering in Education, also with Michael Gregory, in the Spring Term. Cole is Director of the Education Law Clinic of the Trauma and Learning Policy Initiative.

Thomas COLE has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Spring Term 2015, to teach the seminar Governance of U.S. Public Corporations. Cole is partner at Sidley Austin LLC in Chicago.

David COPE has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the 2014-2015 academic year. He will teach the seminar Law and Psychology: The Emotions and the course Fundamentals of Statistical Analysis in the Fall Term, and a section of Analytical Methods for Lawyers in the Spring Term. Cope is a consultant in the Boston area specializing in the application of qualitative methods to legal questions.

Isaac CORRÉ has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Fall Term 2014. He will co-teach, with Professor Jesse Fried, the seminar Current Issues in Corporate Governance. Corré is Senior Managing Director at Eton Park Capital Management.

John J. CORRIGAN has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the 2014-2015 academic year. He will teach Introduction to Advocacy (ITA): Prosecution Perspectives. Corrigan is an attorney in private practice in Boston specializing in criminal law and employment law, and a former Assistant District Attorney for Norfolk County, MA.

Lauren COYLE has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Fall Term 2014, to teach the course Harvard Africa Workshop: New Forms of Law, Economy, Politics, and Culture. Coyle is Dorothy Porter & Charles Harris Wesley Fellow at the W.E.B. Du Bois Research Institute, Hutchins Center, Harvard University.

John C. CRATSLEY has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the 2014-2015 academic year. He will teach the clinical seminar Judicial Process in the Community Courts in the Spring Term. Cratsley is Associate Justice, Massachusetts Superior Court.

Timothy J. DACEY has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Fall Term 2014, to teach a section of the course Legal Profession. Dacey is with Goulston & Storrs in Boston.

Florrie DARWIN has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Spring Term 2015, to teach in the Negotiation Workshop. Darwin is an Adjunct Professor of Law at the Georgetown University Law Center as well as being a professional mediator.

Susan DAVIES has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the 2014-2015 academic year. She will teach a first-year section of Legislation and Regulation in the Fall Term and the seminar Statutory Interpretation in the Modern Day in the Spring Term. Davies is a litigation partner in the Washington DC office of Kirkland & Ellis, LLP and recently served as Deputy Counsel to the President of the United States.

Fernando Ribeiro DELGADO has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Spring Term 2015, to co-teach, with Susan Farbstein, the seminar Human Rights Advocacy. Delgado is a Clinical Instructor in the Human Rights Program. He was formerly the Global Advocacy Fellow in the International Human Rights Clinic at Harvard Law School.

Bonnie DOCHERTY has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the 2014-2015 academic year, to teach the seminar Human Rights and the Environment in the Fall Term and Combating the Human Costs of Armed Conflict in the Spring Term. Docherty is a Senior Clinical Instructor at the International Human Rights Clinic (IHRC) at Harvard Law School and a Senior Researcher in the Arms Division of Human Rights Watch in Washington, DC. She is an expert on disarmament and international humanitarian law.

Avlana EISENBERG has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Spring Term 2015, to teach the reading group The Prison Industry and Criminal Justice Incentives. Eisenberg is a Fellow at the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics at Harvard Law School.

Alonzo EMERY has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Fall Term 2014 to teach the Negotiation and Mediation Clinical Seminar. He is also a clinical instructor with the Harvard Negotiation and Mediation Clinic.

Kenneth R. FEINBERG has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Fall Term 2014, to teach a section of the course Evidence. Feinberg is managing partner in Feinberg, Rozen, LLP, a firm specializing in mediation, arbitration, and other forms of alternative dispute resolution.

Michael FERTIK has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Spring Term 2015, to teach the reading group Digital Privacy. Fertik is CEO and founder of Reputation.com.

Lauren FLETCHER has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Winter Term 2015, to support William Lee's first-year section of the Problem Solving Workshop. Fletcher is a partner at WilmerHale in Boston, MA.

Barney FRANK has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Fall Term 2014, to teach the course The History of the Effort to Achieve Legal Equality for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender People in the United States at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government. Frank is a former member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Massachusetts, serving from 1981 to 2013.

David FRIEDMAN has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Spring Term 2015, to teach the reading group Management and Leadership Skills for Lawyers. Friedman is Senior Vice President/Special Counsel for the Red Sox and Senior Counsel for the club's parent corporation, Fenway Sports Group.

Heidi GARDNER has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the 2014-20105 academic year, to teach the course Understanding Professional Services Firms in the Fall Term and Working in the Law Firm of Today and Tomorrow: Shifts, Strategies and Success in the Spring Term.

Nancy GERTNER has been appointed Senior Lecturer on Law for the 2014-2015 academic year. She will teach the course Judging: Context, Diversity, Gender and Race in the Fall Term and the courses Law and Neuroscience and Sentencing: Punishment and Crime in the Spring Term. Gertner is a retired United States federal judge for the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts.

Kyle GLOVER has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Spring 2015 term, to teach a section of the Negotiation Workshop. Glover is an Associate at Pierce Atwood LLP.

Deborah GOLDSTEIN has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Spring Term 2015, to teach a section of the Negotiation Workshop. She is a Principal and the Managing Director at Triad Consulting in Cambridge, MA.

Thomas C. GOLDSTEIN has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Winter Term 2015, to co-teach, with Tejinder Singh, Kevin Russell, and Jonathan Massey, the course Supreme Court Litigation. This course will be taught in Washington, DC. Goldstein is a partner in the law firm Goldstein & Russell, PC in Washington, DC.

Mark GORDON has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Winter Term 2015, to teach Mergers and Acquisitions Workshop: Boardroom Strategies and Deal Tactics. Gordon is a partner in Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen, & Katz's Corporate Department, where he focuses on domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, takeover defense, private equity and leveraged buy-outs, securities law matters, and distressed/insolvent company acquisitions.

Danielle GRAY has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Fall Term 2014, to teach the reading group An Introduction to Presidential Decisionmaking. Gray is partner at O'Melveny & Myers LLP in New York.

Peter T. GROSSI has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Fall Term 2014, to teach the course Drug Product Liability Litigation. Grossi is a senior litigator and former chair of the Litigation Group at Arnold & Porter LLP in McLean, Virginia.

Henry GUTMAN has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Spring Term 2015, to teach the reading group Anatomy of A Copyright Case. Gutman is Of Counsel at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York.

Sheila HEEN has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Winter and Spring Terms 2015, to teach a section of the Negotiation Workshop. Heen is a partner at Triad Consulting Group in Cambridge, MA.

Mohamed HELAL has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Fall Term 2014 to teach the course Public International Law. Helal is an SJD candidate at the Harvard Law School.

Albert HERRING has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Winter Term 2015, to teach a section of the Negotiation Workshop. Herring is Assistant Counsel in the Office of Professional Responsibility in the U.S. Department of Justice.

Scott HIRST has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the 2014-2015 academic year. He will co-teach, with Professor Lucian Bebchuk, the course Corporate and Capital Markets Law and Policy in the Fall Term. Hirst is Associate Director of the Harvard Law School Program on Institutional Investors and Co-Editor of the Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation.

David A. HOFFMAN has been appointed the John H. Watson, Jr. Lecturer on Law for the 2014-2015 academic year, to teach the course Mediation in the Spring Term. Hoffman is a mediator, arbitrator, and attorney with the Boston Law Collaborative, LLC.

Kathy HOLUB has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Winter and Spring Terms 2015 to teach a section of the Negotiation Workshop. Holub is Lecturer in Law at Columbia Law School.

David HORNIK has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Spring Term 2015, to teach the course Entrepreneurship and Company Creation. Hornik is a partner with August Capital in Menlo Park, CA.

Peter Barton HUTT has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Winter Term 2015, to teach the course Food and Drug Law. Hutt is a partner at Covington & Burling, LLP in Washington, DC.

Lewis KADEN has been appointed John Harvey Gregory Lecturer on World Organization for the Winter Term 2015, to teach the course Globalization: Business, Legal and Public Policy Issues. Kaden was formerly Vice Chairman of Citigroup, Partner at Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP, and Professor of Law at Columbia Law School.

Brett M. KAVANAUGH has been appointed the Samuel Williston Lecturer on Law for the Fall Term 2014, to teach the reading group The Supreme Court 2005-2015. Kavanaugh is a Judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit. Prior to his judicial appointment, Kavanaugh was a partner at the law firm of Kirkland & Ellis and served as Senior Associate Counsel to the President of the United States.

Paul KLAAS has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Spring Term 2015, to teach the seminar International Commercial Arbitration. Klaas is partner at Dorsey & Whitney in Minneapolis.

Suzanne McKechnie KLAHR has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Winter and Spring Terms 2015, to co-teach, with Kyle Westaway, the course Introduction to Social Entrepreneurship. Klahr is CEO and Founder of BUILD, an entrepreneurship-focused college preparation program.

Kate KONSCHNIK has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Fall Term 2014, to teach the reading group Contemporary Issues in Oil and Gas Law: Fracking, Takings, Pipelines, and Regulation. Konschnik is the Policy Director at Harvard Law School's Environmental Law Program.

Andrea C. KRAMER has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Winter Term 2015, to teach a first-year section of the Problem Solving Workshop. Kramer is with Hirsch Roberts Weinstein, LLP in Boston.

Heather KULP has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Spring 2015 term, to teach a section of the Negotiation Workshop. Kulp is also a Clinical Instructor for the Harvard Negotiation and Mediation Clinical Program.

Ming Wai LAU has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Fall Term 2014, to teach the reading group China and Hong Kong under the "One Country, Two Systems" Principle. Lau is Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Chinese Estates Holdings Ltd. in Hong Kong.

Matthew LAWRENCE has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Spring Term 2015, to teach the seminar Law and Medicine: The Affordable Care Act. Lawrence is Academic Fellow at the Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy and Bioethics at Harvard Law School.

William F. LEE has been appointed the Eli Goldston Visiting Lecturer on Law for the Winter Term 2015, to teach a first-year section of the Problem Solving Workshop. Lee is a partner at WilmerHale in Boston.

Jonathan MASSEY has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Winter Term 2015, to co-teach, with Tejinder Singh, Kevin Russell, and Thomas Goldstein, the course Supreme Court Litigation. This course will be taught in Washington, DC. Massey is partner at Massey & Gail, LLP, in Washington, DC.

Maureen MCDONAGH has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the 2014-2015 academic year. She will teach the clinical seminar Post-Foreclosure Eviction/Housing Law in both the Fall and Spring Terms. McDonagh is a Clinical Instructor in the Housing Law/Litigation Practice Group at the WilmerHale Legal Services Center.

Jonathan L. MECHANIC has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Spring Term 2015, to teach Real Estate Law. Mechanic is a partner in the New York office of Fried Frank and is chairman of the firm's real estate department.

Scott MICHELMAN has been appointed Shikes Fellow in Civil Liberties and Civil Rights and Lecturer on Law for the Spring Term 2015 to teach the course Civil Rights Litigation. Michelman is an attorney at the Public Citizen Litigation Group, in Washington, D.C.

Manish MITAL has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Fall Term 2014 to teach the seminar Hedge Fund Law and Regulation. Mital is General Counsel and Managing Principal at Halcyon Asset Management LLC in New York, NY.

Naz MODIRZADEH has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Fall Term 2014, to teach the course International Humanitarian Law/Laws of War. Modirzadeh is founding Director of the Program on International Law and Armed Conflict at Harvard Law School.

Linda NETCH has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Winter 2015 and Spring 2015 terms to teach a section of the Negotiation Workshop. Netsch is a consultant with Common Outlook Consulting, Inc.

Nnena ODIM has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the 2014-2015 academic year. She will teach the clinical seminar Litigating in the Family Courts: Domestic Violence and Family Law in both the Fall and Spring Terms. Odim is a clinical instructor with the WilmerHale Legal Services Center.

Matthew G. OLSEN has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Spring Term 2015, to co-teach, with Professor Jack Goldsmith, the seminar Selected Topics in National Security Law. Olsen is the former director of the National Counterterrorism Center and former general counsel for the National Security Agency.

Troy PAREDES has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Fall Term 2014, to teach the reading group The Art and Science of Financial Regulation. Paredes is senior strategy & policy advisor at PwC US.

Ameek Ashok PONDA has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Fall Term 2014, to teach the course Partnership Tax. Ponda is partner at Sullivan & Worcester in Boston.

Deborah Alejandra POPOWSKI has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Fall Term 2014. She will co-teach, with Professor Tyler Giannini, the clinical seminar Human Rights Advocacy. Popowski is a Clinical Instructor with the International Human Rights Clinic at Harvard Law School.

Robert RIZZI has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Winter Term 2015, to co-teach, with Charles Borden, the course Legal Profession: Government Ethics - Scandal and Reform. Rizzi is a partner at O'Melveny & Myers, LLP in Washington, DC.

Stephanie ROBINSON has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the 2014-2015 academic year. She will teach the seminar Race and Politics in the Fall Term, and the seminar Democracy, The Incomplete Experiment and the reading group The Two Way Mirror: Media Imaging in the 21st Century in the Spring Term. Robinson is Founding President and CEO of the Jamestown Project.

Mindy Jane ROSEMAN has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the 2014-2015 academic year. She will co-teach, with Professor Gerald Neuman, the full-year seminar Human Rights in the UN Treaty Bodies, and will co-teach, with Professor Janet Halley, the course Reproductive Rights and Justice in the Spring Term. Roseman is the Academic Director of the Human Rights Program.

Diane ROSENFELD has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the 2014-2015 academic year. She will teach the course Gender Violence, Law and Social Justice, the seminar Title IX: Sports, Sex and Equality on Campus, and the workshop Gender Violence Legal Policy in the Spring Term.

Kevin K. RUSSELL has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Winter Term 2015, to co-teach, with Tejinder Singh, Thomas Goldstein, and Jonathan Massey, the course Supreme Court Litigation. This course will be taught in Washington, DC. Russell is a partner with the firm Goldstein & Russell in Washington, DC.

John SAVARESE has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Fall Term 2014, to teach White Collar Criminal Law and Procedure. Savarese is a partner with Wachtell Lipton Rosen & Katz in New York.

Bruce SCHNEIER has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Spring Term 2015, to co-teach, with Professor Jack Goldsmith, the seminar The Internet: Governance and Power. Schneier is a Fellow at the Berkman Center for Internet and Society.

Amy SCHULMAN has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Spring Term 2015, to co-teach, with Professor Frances Frei, the reading group Why should you care? Creating the conditions for excellence.

Emily R. SCHULMAN has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Fall Term 2014, to teach a section of Evidence. Schulman is a partner at WilmerHale in Boston.

Tejinder SINGH has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Winter Term 2015, to co-teach, with Thomas Goldstein, Kevin Russell, and Jonathan Massey, the course Supreme Court Litigation. This course will be taught in Washington, DC. Singh is a partner with the firm Goldstein & Russell in Washington, DC.

Douglas STONE has been appointed has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Winter and Spring Terms 2015 to teach in the Negotiation Workshop. He is Managing Partner with the Triad Consulting Group in Cambridge, MA.

Leo E. STRINE, Jr. has been appointed the Austin Wakeman Scott Lecturer on Law for the Fall Term 2014, to co-teach, with Professor Robert Clark, the course Mergers, Acquisitions, and Split-Ups. Strine is Chief Justice of the Delaware Supreme Court..

Sharon STYLES-ANDERSON has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Winter Term 2015, to teach in the Trial Advocacy Workshop. Styles-Anderson is General Counsel and Community Development Coordinator for the Johenning Temple of Praise in Washington, DC.

Jeffrey S. SUTTON has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Winter Term 2015, to teach the course State Constitutional Law. Sutton is a federal judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit.

Christopher TAGGART has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the 2014-2015 academic year. He will teach the courses Introduction to American Law and Legal Research, Writing and Analysis I and II in the Fall Term, and the course Contracts for LLMs in the Spring Term. Taggart is a recent S.J.D. graduate at Harvard Law School with interests in the normative foundations of law and economics.

Margaret TAHYAR has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Fall Term 2014, to co-teach, with Professor Howell Jackson, the course Regulation of Financial Institutions. Tahyar is partner at Davis Polk in New York, NY. She is a member of the Financial Institutions Group.

Daniel S. TAN has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Winter Term 2015. He will co-teach, with Mark Beckett, the course International Commercial Arbitration. Tan is principal of Dan Tan Law, a boutique international litigation and arbitration law firm based in New York. He was formerly a senior associate in the Litigation Department of the New York office of Latham & Watkins, and a member of the firm's International Dispute Resolution practice.

James E. TIERNEY has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the 2014-2015 academic year. He will teach the clinic Government Lawyer: Attorney General in the Fall, WInter, and Spring terms and the course The Role of the State Attorney General in the Spring Term. Tierney is Director of the National State Attorneys General Program at Columbia Law School.

Susannah Barton TOBIN has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the 2014-2015 academic year. She will teach first-year legal research and writing in both the Fall and Spring Terms as well as the reading group Becoming a Law Professor in the Spring Term. Tobin is the Managing Director, Climenko Program and Assistant Dean for Academic Career Advising.

Gillien S. TODD has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Spring Term 2015, to teach a section of the Negotiation Workshop. Todd is a consultant in the Boston area.

Dalia TOPELSON has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the 2014-2015 academic year, to co-teach, with Clinical Professor Christopher Bavitz, the seminar Counseling and Legal Strategy in the Digital Age in the Fall Term and the clinical seminar Cyberlaw in the Fall and Spring terms. She is a Clinical Instructor at Harvard Law School's Cyberlaw Clinic, based at Harvard's Berkman Center for Internet & Society.

Philip TORREY has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Fall Term 2014, to teach the clinical seminar Crimmigration: The Intersection of Criminal Law and Immigration Law. He is a Clinical Instructor in the Harvard Law School Immigration and Refugee Clinic.

Dehlia UMUNNA has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the 2014-2015 academic year, to teach the reading group The Effects of Mass Incarceration: Experiences of Prison and Parole, in both the Fall and Spring terms. She will also co-teach, with Clinical Professor Ronald Sullivan, Jr., the course Criminal Justice Institute: Defense Theory and Practice. Umunna is a clinical instructor with the Criminal Justice Institute, Harvard Law School.

Rachel VISCOMI has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the 2014-2015 academic year. She will co-teach, with Clinical Professor Robert Bordone, the workshop Lawyer as Facilitator in the Fall Term, and will teach in the Harvard Mediation and Negotiation Clinic and the seminar Dispute Systems Design in the Spring Term. Viscomi is Assistant Director and Clinical Instructor at the Harvard Negotiation & Mediation Clinical Program.

Max WEINSTEIN has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the 2014-2015 academic year. He will co-teach, with Roger Bertling, the clinical seminar Predatory Lending and Consumer Protection in both the Fall and Spring Terms. Weinstein is a Clinical Instructor with WilmerHale Legal Services Center.

Kyle WESTAWAY has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Winter and Spring Terms 2015, to co-teach, with Suzanne Klahr, the course Introduction to Social Entrepreneurship. Westaway is Founding Partner of Westaway Law in New York City, where he counsels social entrepreneurs.

Leon WIESELTIER has been appointed Caroline Zelaznik Gruss and Joseph S. Gruss Visiting Professor in Talmudic Civil Law for the Spring Term 2015, to teach the the seminar The Guide of the Perplexed. Wieseltier is Literary Editor of The New Republic, writer and critic.

Virginia WISE has been appointed the Ezra Ripley Thayer Senior Lecturer on Law for Legal Research for the 2014-2015 academic year. She will teach Legal Research: Introduction to American and International Legal Research in the Fall Term and Legal Research: International, Foreign, and Comparative in the Spring Term. She will also teach Legal Research: Advanced in both the Fall and Spring Terms.

Brian WOLFMAN has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Winter and Spring Terms 2015, to teach the workshop Appellate Courts and Advocacy. Wolfman is a Visiting Professor of Law and Co-Director of the Institute for Public Representation at Georgetown University Law Center.

Jonathan J. WROBLEWSKI has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the 2014-2015 academic year. He will teach the clinical seminar Government Lawyer: Semester in Washington in the Winter and Spring Terms. Wroblewski is Director of the Office of Policy and Legislation, Criminal Division, at the U.S. Department of Justice.

Juan Carlos ZARATE has been appointed Lecturer on Law for the Spring Term 2015, to teach National Security Law: Legal Frameworks and National Security Decision-making. Zarate is a senior adviser to the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), the senior national security consultant and analyst for CBS News, a former deputy assistant to the President of the United States, and deputy national security adviser.

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