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. 

Wednesday, February 24, 2021


America’s promise: Yale experts on how to achieve a more equitable society

Walton Hamilton Professor of Law and faculty director of the Justice Collaboratory Tracey Meares spoke to Yale News about advancing racial equity through addressing issues related to injustice in the criminal legal system.

Tuesday, February 23, 2021


Professor Listokin’s Research Used in Washington Center for Equitable Growth Factsheet

The Washington Center for Equitable Growth has adapted the research of Shibley Family Fund Professor of Law Yair Listokin ’05 into a factsheet titled, “Executive action to coordinate federal countercyclical regulatory policy.”

Wednesday, February 3, 2021


Professor Amar Launches Podcast on Constitutional Issues

A new podcast created by Professor Akhil Reed Amar ’84 offers weekly discussions delving into pressing and relevant constitutional issues of the current moment.

Tuesday, February 2, 2021


Professor Priest on the Foundations of Credit and Property Law

In her new book, Professor Claire Priest ’00 reveals how the drive to expand credit propelled the creation of new property laws and legal institutions in the colonial and founding eras of the United States.

Monday, January 25, 2021


Innovative Gun Violence Course Generates Novel Journal Issue

The Solomon Center for Health Law & Policy and the Justice Collaboratory have teamed up to publish a groundbreaking special issue of The Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics (JLME) devoted to the gun violence epidemic.

Thursday, January 21, 2021


Free Exercise Clinic Launches Interactive Workshop Series

This spring, Yale Law School’s Free Exercise Clinic is launching an interactive workshop, and has invited students and faculty in the religious liberty clinics at Harvard, Stanford and Texas to join each of the seven class sessions.

Friday, January 15, 2021


Professor Gluck to Join White House COVID Response Team

Professor Abbe R. Gluck ’00 will join the Office of White House Counsel to work on COVID-19 and other health care issues, the Biden-Harris Transition announced.

Friday, January 15, 2021


Professor Brilmayer on the Essentials of Contracts Law

Professor Lea Brilmayer has authored a new book, “Contracts: The Five Essential Concepts.”

Wednesday, January 13, 2021


Sentencing and Rehabilitation: A Q&A with Professor Gohara

A Q&A with Miriam Gohara, Clinical Associate Professor of Law, on her research and work leading the Challenging Mass Incarceration Clinic at Yale Law School.

Tuesday, January 12, 2021


Dean Gerken Joins Law Deans in Public Statement on 2020 Election and Events at the Capitol

Dean Heather K. Gerken joined more than 170 law school deans in a statement on the 2020 election and events at the Capitol.

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