Distinguished Professor of Law and Judge Frederick B. Lacey Distinguished Scholar
Professor Leubsdorf earned his B.A. in 1963 from Harvard, his M.A. in English in 1964 from Stanford, and his J.D. in 1967 from Harvard. Professor Leubsdorf was a member of the faculty at the Boston University School of Law prior to joining the Rutgers faculty in 1985 and has been visiting professor at Columbia, University of California at Berkeley, Cornell, Cardozo, New York University, and Harvard Law Schools, and a Fulbright Scholar in Paris. He has written a book on French legal ethics and articles on such topics as civil procedure, the legal profession, remedies, and law and literature. He was associate reporter for the Restatement of the Law Governing Lawyers.
“The Emergence of the Preponderance Standard for Civil Proof” in the Florida Law Review (forthcoming)
“Unmasking Mullane: Due Process, Common Trust Funds, and Class Action Wars” in the Hastings Law Journal (forthcoming).