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 news clips on our In the Press page. 

Wednesday, September 14, 2022


SFALP, the Opioid Epidemic, and Public Impact

The San Francisco Affirmative Litigation Clinic run by Dean Heather K. Gerken has been at the forefront of one of the largest complex litigations in the nation.

Tuesday, September 6, 2022


Dean Gerken Launches New Podcast Series

A new podcast series launched by Dean Heather K. Gerken at the onset of her second term will feature an in-depth look at the scholars, thinkers, teachers, and gamechangers of Yale Law School.

Thursday, September 1, 2022


Claudia Flores, Tom Ginsburg Explore Human Rights Debates in “Entitled” Podcast

The podcast Entitled, hosted by Clinical Professor of Law and Professor Tom Ginsburg of the University of Chicago, examines some of the most complex questions surrounding human rights issues today.

Monday, August 29, 2022


Amicus Brief Filed to Defend Gender-Affirming Care in Alabama

Professors from Yale Law School, Yale School of Medicine, Yale Child Study Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, and University of Texas Southwestern filed an amicus brief regarding Alabama's legislative ban on gender-affirming care for adolescents.

Wednesday, August 24, 2022


Professor Liscow Appointed Chief Economist at White House Budget Office

Professor of Law Zachary Liscow ’15 has joined the federal Office of Management and Budget (OMB) as its Chief Economist, the White House announced on Aug. 18.

Friday, August 12, 2022


Yale Law Students Help San Francisco Secure Landmark Opioid Ruling Against Walgreens 

A federal court ruled that Walgreens can be held responsible for its role in San Francisco’s opioid crisis — a win for the city and the San Francisco Affirmative Litigation Project, which worked on the case with the City Attorney’s Office.

Monday, August 8, 2022


Leading the Law School

Dean Heather K. Gerken reflects on her first decanal term, a vision for legal education, and plans for the future.

Wednesday, August 3, 2022


Can We Fix What’s Wrong with Social Media?

A look at how Yale Law School alumni, faculty, and students are grappling with some of the most difficult questions in the online environment.

Monday, June 27, 2022


Aslı Ü. Bâli ’99 to Join Yale Law School Faculty 

Aslı Ü. Bâli ’99, who comes to Yale Law School from UCLA School of Law, focuses her scholarship on international law, human rights, and comparative constitutional law.

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