Daniel Capra

  • Adjunct Professor of Law

Daniel J. Capra is the Philip Reed professor of law at Fordham Law School.

He serves as the reporter to the United States Judicial Conference Advisory Committee on evidence rules.

His publications include “Prior Statements of Testifying Witnesses: Drafting Choices to Eliminate or Loosen the Strictures of the Hearsay” Rule in Fordham Law Review, 2016 and “Autopsy Reports and the Confrontation Clause: A Presumption of Admissibility” (with Joseph Tartakovsky in Virginia Journal of Criminal Law 62, 2014.

He has taught as a visitor at Yale, Columbia, NYU, the University of San Diego, the University of Seattle, and the University of Grenoble.

Capra received his J.D. from the University of California Berkeley in 1977 and  his A.B. from Rockhurst University in 1974.