December 5, 2021


Let'S Talk Law

Faculty on the transfer – Harvard Regulation Right now

With the start of the tutorial yr, a appear at nine school who have joined Harvard Legislation Faculty, been promoted, or taken on new roles in 2021.

WilmerHale Clinical Professor of Regulation vice dean for experiential and medical education and learning

Harvard Law School’s Christopher T. Bavitz, the WilmerHale Clinical Professor of Regulation, was appointed vice dean for experiential and medical schooling. Bavitz, an skilled in intellectual house, media, and know-how law, is also the controlling director of the Cyberlaw Clinic, and a faculty co-director of the Berkman Klein Centre for Net & Society.

Molly Brady

Professor of regulation

Maureen E. “Molly” Brady, an pro in assets law, was named a professor of regulation. Brady, whose scholarship focuses on land use regulation, area govt legislation, lawful historical past and intellectual residence law, joined the Harvard Legislation Faculty faculty as assistant professor of legislation in 2019.

Inaugural Charles J. Ogletree, Jr. Professor of Regulation

Dude-Uriel Charles, an pro in constitutional legislation, election law, campaign finance, redistricting, and politics and race, joined the Harvard Legislation faculty as the inaugural Charles J. Ogletree, Jr. Professor of Law. He also serves as college director of Harvard Legislation School’s Charles Hamilton Houston Institute for Race and Justice.

Ruth Greenwood

Going to assistant professor of regulation director of the Election Legislation Clinic

Ruth Greenwood, who joined HLS in January 2020 as a lecturer in law and released the Voting Legal rights Litigation and Advocacy externship clinic, now directs the expanded in-property Election Regulation Clinic.

Sheila Heen

Thaddeus R. Beal Professor of Practice

Sheila Heen ’93, negotiation qualified and trainer, was appointed professor of exercise at Harvard Regulation University. She has been a lecturer on regulation at HLS considering the fact that 1995.


Christopher Lewis

Assistant professor of law

Christopher Lewis, a political philosopher and scholar of the felony lawful procedure, was named an assistant professor of regulation at Harvard Legislation College. Lewis’s investigate explores how regulation, particularly legal law, can be more rather administered in reaction to social and financial inequality in the United States.

Joshua C. McDaniel

Director, Religious Liberty Clinic

Joshua C. McDaniel was appointed a going to assistant clinical professor and named director of the Religious Independence Clinic. McDaniel, who served as a staff members attorney in the clinic during the Tumble Term 2020, delivers nearly a decade of practical experience as a working towards lawyer as very well as deep expertise in regulation and faith instances.

Inaugural Antonin Scalia Professor of Law

Stephen E. Sachs, a top scholar of civil technique and constitutional legislation, joined the college of Harvard Law College as the inaugural Antonin Scalia Professor of Law. Sachs researches a assortment of subjects such as the law and theory of constitutional interpretation, the jurisdiction of point out and federal courts, and the role of the general common legislation in the U.S. authorized technique.

Rachel Viscomi

Scientific professor of legislation director of the Harvard Negotiation and Mediation Scientific Plan

Rachel A. Viscomi ’01 was appointed clinical professor of legislation at Harvard Legislation School. Viscomi, who was appointed director of the Harvard Negotiation and Mediation Medical System (HNMCP) in 2018, was most not long ago an assistant clinical professor of regulation.