Kevin S. Schwartz

Visiting Lecturer in Law

(spring term)


Kevin S. Schwartz is a Visiting Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School. He is also a partner in the Litigation Department of Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, and Chair of the Judiciary Committee of the New York City Bar Association.

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Kevin Schwartz

Contact Information



Faculty Assistant


Patricia Page

Education & Curriculum Vitae


J.D., Yale Law School, 2006

Ph.D., University of Oxford, 2006

M.B.A., University of Oxford, 2002

A.B., Harvard University, 2001

Courses Taught


  • Corporate Litigation Seminar

Kevin S. Schwartz is a Visiting Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School. He is also a partner in the Litigation Department of Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, and Chair of the Judiciary Committee of the New York City Bar Association, where he leads a committee of 50 lawyers in reviewing and interviewing every judicial nominee for all state and federal courts based in NYC. He served as a law clerk to Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Supreme Court of the United States and to Judge Guido Calabresi on the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. Schwartz received his A.B from Harvard College and was awarded the Sophia Freund Prize as the top-ranked summa cum laude graduate. He earned his M.B.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Oxford as a Marshall Scholar and received his J.D. from Yale Law School. He previously was a Lecturer on Yale’s Political Science Department Faculty.