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Morris Wasserstein Professor of Law

Faculty Director, Child Advocacy Program

[Elizabeth Bartholet]

Elizabeth Bartholet is the Morris Wasserstein Public Interest Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Child Advocacy Program (CAP), which she founded in the fall of 2004. She teaches civil rights and family law, specializing in child welfare, adoption, and reproductive technology. Before joining the Harvard Faculty, she was engaged in civil rights and public interest work, first with the NAACP Legal Defense Fund, and later as founder and director of the Legal Action Center, a non-profit organization in New York City focused on criminal justice and substance abuse issues. Bartholet graduated from Radcliffe College in 1962, and from Harvard Law School in 1965.

Office: Hauser 422
Assistant: Eleanor Topping (617) 496-0551
Phone: (617) 495-3128
Fax: (617) 496-4947
Email: ebarthol@law.harvard.edu