Yale Law School’s renowned and distinguished faculty members consistently engage in an extraordinary range of activities and scholarship. Read the extensive list of faculty activities and accomplishments —from lectures given to books published to honors and awards received—by browsing our academic archives on the right, reading our faculty news feed below, or viewing the Yale Law Report. Read commentaries in the popular press and other press clips on our In the Press page. 

Tuesday, July 17, 2018


WIRAC Helps Reunite Two Immigrant Families

Two families that had been forcibly separated and detained for weeks have been reunited after a successful legal challenge by Yale Law School’s Worker & Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic (WIRAC) and Connecticut Legal Services.

Tuesday, July 10, 2018


Professor Resnik Awarded Honorary Doctorate of Laws by UCL

Professor Judith Resnik received an honorary doctorate of laws from UCL on July 3, 2018.

Monday, June 18, 2018


Yale Law Journal-Stanford Law Review Publish #MeToo Symposium

The Yale Law Journal and the Stanford Law Review have collaborated to publish a special companion symposium titled, “#MeToo and the Future of Sexual Harassment Law.”

Monday, June 11, 2018


Professor NeJaime Cited by Bermuda Supreme Court in Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

Professor Douglas NeJaime was cited by the Bermuda Supreme Court last week in a ruling that once again gave same-sex couples the right to marry in the country.

Thursday, June 7, 2018


Righting a Wrongful Conviction

Vernon Horn served 17 years in prison for a crime he didn't commit. But his fate changed when the Yale Law School community got involved.

Tuesday, June 5, 2018


Heather Gerken Joins Mellon Foundation’s Board of Trustees

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation announced on June 5, 2018, that Heather Gerken, Dean of Yale Law School, has been elected to its Board of Trustees.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018


Professor Gluck ’00 Elected to ALI Council

Professor Abbe R. Gluck ’00 was elected to the American Law Institute’s (ALI) Council on May 21, 2018

Tuesday, May 22, 2018


Professor Zhang Named Winner of Gaddis Smith Book Prize

Associate Professor Taisu Zhang ’08 has been chosen as a winner of the Gaddis Smith International Book Prize.

Friday, May 11, 2018


Professor Brilmayer Publishes Book on International Claims Commissions

Professor of International Law Lea Brilmayer’s latest book provides a comprehensive review and analysis of the workings and mechanics of claims commissions to assess their success and predict their utility in the future.

Wednesday, May 2, 2018


Reva Siegel Elected to American Philosophical Society

Reva Siegel, Nicholas deB. Katzenbach Professor of Law at Yale Law School, has been elected to the American Philosophical Society in its 2018 class.

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