John J. Buckley, Jr.

Visiting Clinical Lecturer in Law

(spring term)


John J. Buckley, Jr. is a Visiting Clinical Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School and a partner at Williams & Connolly LLP, where his practice focuses on complex commercial litigation and international and domestic arbitration.

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Education & Curriculum Vitae


J.D., University of Chicago Law School, 1972

A.B., Georgetown University, 1969

Courses Taught


  • Advocacy in International Arbitration

John J. Buckley, Jr. is a Visiting Clinical Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School and a partner at Williams & Connolly LLP, where his practice focuses on complex commercial litigation and international and domestic arbitration. He is a fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers and has served as special assistant to Hon. Edward H. Levi, U.S. Attorney General, law clerk to Judge John Minor Wisdom of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, and law clerk to Associate Justice Lewis F. Powell, Jr., of the Supreme Court of the United States. He holds degrees from the University of Chicago Law School, where he was editor in chief of the University of Chicago Law Review, and from Georgetown University, where he graduated magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa.