Faculty News

05/20/2022
2022 Convocation news
On May 19, 2022, NYU Law’s class of 2022—more than 900 JD, LLM, JSD, and MS graduates—gathered with friends and family…
05/16/2022
Roger Meltzer
NYU Law’s Center for Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging (CDIB) will have a new name that honors Roger Meltzer ’77, an…
05/12/2022
Daniel Hemel
Daniel Hemel Daniel Hemel will join the Law School as a tenured professor of law on June 1, Dean Trevor…
05/10/2022
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The NYU Law Venture Fund has named Gabriel Delabra ’22 and Sam Klotz ’23 as grand prize winners in its spring…
05/04/2022
Avani Sood
Avani Mehta Sood will join the NYU Law faculty as a professor of law on July 1, Dean Trevor Morrison announced in April…
04/29/2022
Dean Troy McKenzie
Troy McKenzie ’00, Cecelia Goetz Professor of Law at NYU Law and a scholar whose research focuses on bankruptcy, civil…
04/28/2022
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On March 23, NYU Law honored the legacy of the late Kenneth P. Thompson ’92 with the fourth annual Lecture on Race and…
04/25/2022
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On the evening of April 12, more than 700 members of the NYU Law community streamed into the violet-lit colonnaded…
04/25/2022
Candlelight vigil
US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has repeatedly retaliated against immigrant rights activists for…
04/22/2022
Daniel Francis
Daniel Francis On June 1, Daniel Francis JSD ’20 will return to NYU Law as an assistant professor of law,…
04/21/2022
Kenji Yoshino
On April 14, NYU announced that Kenji Yoshino, Chief Justice Earl Warren Professor of Constitutional Law and faculty…
04/18/2022
Brittany Farr
Brittany Farr will join NYU Law as an assistant professor of law on June 1, Dean Trevor Morrison announced this month…
04/08/2022
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A longstanding orthodoxy of contract law is that it has no role to play in addressing the ever-increasing global…
04/04/2022
Vicki Been
Judge Edward Weinfeld Professor of Law Vicki Been ’83, a faculty director of the NYU Furman Center for Real Estate and…
03/29/2022
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Bryan Stevenson, Aronson Family Professor of Criminal Justice, has been appointed as an NYU University Professor, Dean…
03/29/2022
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The advent of vaccines for COVID-19 exposed major questions about intellectual property laws, as many countries…
03/28/2022
Chris Inglis
On March 21, Chris Inglis, the inaugural national cyber director of the United States, joined Professor Samuel Rascoff…
03/22/2022
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Stephen Holmes In his teaching and scholarship, Walter E. Meyer Professor of Law Stephen Holmes has long…
03/16/2022
Abdiel Caballero
  NYU Law Dean's Scholarship What is your favorite part about being a NYU Law student? One of my favorite…