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Faculty Scholarship

Brooklyn Law School faculty members are engaged in scholarly work on critical issues in the law and policy. Their nationally recognized scholarship is published in top law reviews and has a substantial influence in the legal community and beyond. Their work has been cited by courts, including the U.S. Supreme Court, shapes law and policy across the country, and fuels the dynamic intellectual life of the Law School.

Recent Faculty Scholarship


Miriam Baer
Professor of Law

Miriam Baer 

Law Enforcement’s Lochner, 105 Minnesota Law Review 1667 (2021)


Edward J. Janger
David M. Barse Professor of Law


Private Equity & Industries in Transition: Debt, Discharge, & Sam Gerdano, 71 Syracuse Law Review 521 (forthcoming 2021)


Robin Effron
Professor of Law

Robin Effron 

Forum Selection Clauses, Non-Signatories, and Personal Jurisdiction, __ Notre Dame Law Review __ (forthcoming 2021) (with John Coyle)

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Alexis Hoag
Assistant Professor of Law

Alexis Hoag 

Black on Black Representation, 96 New York University Law Review __ (forthcoming 2021)


Steven Dean
Professor of Law

 

Ten Truths About Tax Havens: Inclusion and the ‘Liberia’ Problem, 70 Emory Law Journal 1657, (2021) (with Attiya Waris)


William Araiza
Stanley A. August Professor of Law

 

Regents: Resurrecting Animus/Renewing Intent, __ Seton Hall Law Review __ (forthcoming 2021)


Andrew Gold
Professor of Law

Andew Gold

Pernicious Loyalty, 62 William & Mary Law Review 1187 (forthcoming 2021)


Cynthia Godsoe
Professor of Law


The Place of the Prosecutor in Abolitionist Praxis, __ UCLA Law Review __ (forthcoming 2021) )


Faiza Sayed
Assistant Professor of Law and Director of the Safe Harbor Project

Faiza Sayed 

Terrorism and the Inherent Right to Self-Defense in Immigration Law, 109 California Law Review 615 (2021)


Andrew Jennings
Assistant Professor of Law

Andrew Jennings 

Follow-Up Enforcement, 70 Duke Law Journal 1569 (2021)


Jocelyn Simonson
Professor of Law

Jocelyn Simonson 

Police Reform Through a Power Lens, 130 Yale Law Journal 778 (2021)


Julian Arato
Professor of Law

Julian Arato

The Elastic Corporate Form in International Law, 62 Virginia Journal of International Law __ (forthcoming 2021)


Vijay Raghavan
Assistant Professor of Law

Vijay Raghavan

Consumer Law's Equity Gap, 3 Utah Law Review __ (forthcoming 2022)


James A. Macleod
Assistant Professor of Law

Professor James MacLeod

Finding Original Public Meaning, 56 Georgia Law Review __ (forthcoming 2021)


Heidi Gilchrist
Assistant Professor of Legal Writing

Heidi Gilchrist 

“Act Normal or Leave”: When Law and Culture Collide, 26 Columbia Journal of European Law 54 (2021)


Alice Ristroph
Professor of Law


The Curriculum of the Carceral State, 120 Columbia Law Review 1631 (2020)


Jayne Ressler
Associate Professor of Law

 

Anonymous Plaintiffs and Sexual Misconduct, 50 Seton Hall Law Review 955 (2020)


Adam Kolber
Professor of Law

 

Line Drawing in the Dark, 22 Theoretical Inquiries in Law 111 (2021)


Frank Pasquale
Professor of Law

 

New Laws of Robotics: Defending Human Expertise in the Age of AI, (Harvard University Press 2020)


Bradley Borden
Professor of Law

 

Rethinking Book-Tax Disparities and Partnership Distributions, 170 Tax Notes Federal 711 (Feb. 1, 2021)


K. Sabeel Rahman
Associate Professor of Law

 

Building a Law-and-Political-Economy Framework: Beyond the Twentieth-Century Synthesis (with Jedediah S. Britton-Purdy, David Singh Grewal, Amy Kapczynski), 129 Yale Law Journal 1784 (2020)


Anita Bernstein
Anita and Stuart Subotnick Professor of Law


Three Cohorts’ Vulnerabilities on the Issue of Sexual Consent, 73 Oklahoma Law Review 1 (2020)


Lawrence M. Solan
Don Forchelli Professor of Law

 

Revisiting a Classic Problem in Statutory Interpretation: Is a Minister a Laborer? (with Tammy Gales), 36 Georgia State University Law Review 491 (2020)


Kate Mogulescu
Associate Professor of Clinical Law

 

Your Cervix is Showing: Loitering for Prostitution Policing as Gendered Stop & Frisk, 74 University of Miami Law Review Caveat 68 (2020)


Jodi Balsam
Associate Professor of Clinical Law

 

Criminalizing Match-Fixing as America Legalizes Sports Gambling, 31 Marquette Sports Law Review 1 (2020)


Catherine Y. Kim
Professor of Law

Professor Catherine Kim 

Presidential Ideology and Immigrant Detention (with Amy Semet), 69 Duke Law Journal 1855 (2020)


Aaron Twerski
Irwin and Jill Cohen Professor of Law

 

An Essay on the Quieting of Products Liability Law, 105 Cornell Law Review 101 (2020)



Minna J. Kotkin
Professor of Law

 

Reconsidering Confidential Settlements in the #MeToo Era, 54 University of San Francisco Law Review 517 (2020)


Dana Brakman Reiser
Centennial Professor of Law


Foundation Regulation in Our Age of Impact, 17 Pittsburgh Tax Review 357 (2020)