From Botswana to Berkeley, Diverse Group of Visiting Faculty Members Join Law School
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novelist, two of Israel’s leading legal experts, and a highly accomplished constitutional law scholar are among 15 professors visiting Columbia Law School during the 2009–10 academic year.
Society, is a law professor at the University of Oxford. Armour has integrated legal and economic analysis to look at how changes in bankruptcy and corporate law have affected the economy.
and Insurance Law, is a professor at Brooklyn Law School, where he teaches commercial law and contracts. Cohen has been a key participant in major law-reform projects, with respect to commercial transactions, and currently serves as the director of research on the Permanent Editorial Board for the Uniform Commercial Code.
civil procedure and administrative law at the University of California, Berkeley. O’Connell clerked for Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg ’59 during the 2003 term, after working two years in the Civil Division of the U.S. Department of Justice.
Yuval Shany is a law professor at Hebrew University in Jerusalem. He has published a number of books and articles on international courts and arbitration tribunals, along with publications on other international law issues, such as criminal law and humanitarian law. Shany has also been a research fellow at the Israeli Democracy Institute.