Mary Falk

Professor of Law Emerita

250 Joralemon Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Areas of Expertise

Legal Writing
Cognitive Theory
Language and the Law

B.A., Sarah Lawrence College
J.D., New York University School of Law
Professor Falk joined the faculty in 1987, teaches a variety of legal writing courses, and is a supervisor of the Jerome Prince Memorial Evidence Competition. She has co-authored several widely used reference texts for law students, in addition to Appellate Advocacy: Principles and Practice (Aspen 4th ed. 2012) with Professor Bentele. She has also collaborated on several articles and books with Professor Fajans in the area of cognitive theory and language and the law.
Prior to joining Brooklyn Law School, Professor Falk was associate appellate counsel for the Legal Aid Society's Criminal Appeals Bureau.