Robert W. Gordon

Chancellor Kent Professor Emeritus of Law and Legal History


Robert Gordon is the Chancellor Kent Professor Emeritus of Law and Legal History at Yale Law School. His subject areas are contracts, American legal history, evidence, the legal profession, and law and globalization.

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Robert Gordon

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Education & Curriculum Vitae


J.D., Harvard Law School, 1971

A.B., Harvard University, 1967

Courses Taught


  • Contracts
  • The American Legal Profession
  • American Legal History, 1880-1980

Robert Gordon is the Chancellor Kent Professor Emeritus of Law and Legal History at Yale Law School. His subject areas are contracts, American legal history, evidence, the legal profession, and law and globalization. Prior to coming to Yale, he taught at The University of Wisconsin and Stanford. Professor Gordon has an A.B. and J.D. from Harvard.