Yale Law School Today


Tuesday, May 25, 2021

Guido Calabresi

More than 160 of Guido’s former students, numerous Law School faculty, staff, and colleagues came to surprise him on the occasion of his final Torts class after a six-decade-long run.

Monday, December 14, 2020

Tuesday, December 8, 2020

Judge Winter and SCOTUS justices

(from left) U.S. Supreme Court Justices Elena Kagan, Sonia Sotomayor '79, Anthony Kennedy, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, and Clarence Thomas '74 all gave tributes to Judge Ralph K. Winter '60 (center, right) at a special ceremony in September 2017 when Judge Winter received the 2017 Edward J. Devitt Distinguished Service to Justice Award.

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Monday, October 5, 2020

Moyn and Schleicher podcast

A detail from the cover art of the new “Digging a Hole: The Legal Theory Podcast” with David Schleicher and Samuel Moyn. Cover art by Carlos Jurado.

Monday, June 29, 2020

Marshall-Brennan Project

High school student Takeira Bell (left) participates in the finals of the Marshall-Brennan Constitutional Literacy Project’s Winter Moot Court Tournament against Gloriannis Vasquez from High School in the Community.

Tuesday, September 1, 2020


Tuesday, September 1, 2020


Friday, February 7, 2020


Friday, February 7, 2020


Friday, February 7, 2020


Thursday, November 14, 2019


Thursday, October 3, 2019


Wednesday, June 27, 2018


Monday, January 8, 2018


Monday, November 27, 2017


Wednesday, June 2, 2021

In The Press

Law Professors Aim to Show Value of Diversity in New Study

ABA Journal

Robert R. Slaughter Professor of Law Justin Driver co-authored a study showing that articles published in law journals that adopted diversity policies for choosing student editors were cited more often.

Monday, May 17, 2021

In The Press

Welcoming Monica C. Bell, Rebecca Hamilton, and Joyce Vance to Just Security’s Board of Editors

Just Security

Just Security announced that Associate Professor of Law at Yale Law School and Associate Professor of Sociology at Yale University Monica Bell ’09 has joined its Board of Editors.

Saturday, March 20, 2021

In The Press

Law Reviews Are Living on Borrowed Time — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79


Stephen L. Carter is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Friday, August 16, 2019

In The Press

Interview with Gordon Silverstein about Yale Law School's Ph.D. in Law Program


Assistant Dean for Graduate Programs Gordon Silverstein answers questions about Yale's Ph.D. in Law program.

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

In The Press

Obamas, Policing, and Gun Violence

Martha’s Vineyard Times

Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law Tracey L. Meares covers various topics in this profile, including a project on gun violence with Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe R. Gluck ’00.

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

In The Press

InterLibrary Loan Will Change Your Life

Literary Hub

Law Librarian and Professor of Law Teresa Miguel-Stearns is quoted on the history of interlibrary loan.

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

In The Press

Ahead of the Curve: Theory or Practice? Why Not Both?


Law.com discusses an essay in the Harvard Law Review by Dean Heather K. Gerken that addresses the perceived gap between practice and theory in legal education.

Thursday, May 16, 2019

In The Press

Harvard’s Shameful History Repeats Itself — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79


Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Monday, August 6, 2018

In The Press

‘Social Control’ And ‘Broken Windows’

RNN/ Richard French Live

Associate Professor of Law Issa Kohler-Hausmann ’08 was interviewed about her new book, Misdemeanorland: Criminal Courts and Social Control in an Age of Broken Windows Policing.

Friday, March 9, 2018

In The Press

Yale, Cornell Law Libraries Help Launch Global Rule of Law Initiative


Law Librarian and Professor of Law Teresa Miguel-Stearns is quoted in an article about a group of academic partners, including the Law Library, that will provide free legal information and legal content to academics, researchers and policymakers in developing countries in a bid to strengthen the rule of law around the globe.