Minnesota Law Faculty

Minnesota Law faculty are engaged scholars and teachers. They are invested in the success of their students while making an impact in our communities through their contributions to the legal profession, outstanding scholarship, groundbreaking research, and dedication to teaching.

Prof. Jill Hasday

A Transparent Approach

Jill Hasday, Centennial Professor of Law and Distinguished McKnight University Professor, is a renowned teacher and scholar in the academic world, but her talent for helping a wider public understand complex issues related to anti-discrimination law, constitutional law, family law, and legal history has also made her a media favorite. 

The Law Library

Minnesota Law Library

Often ranked as one the top law libraries in the country, Minnesota Law’s library holds over 1 million volumes of one of the most preeminent legal research collections in the United States, providing access to materials in print or digital format. The significant depth and breadth of the collection supports research on almost all traditional and emerging legal topics and is a foundation for the research and curricular needs of Minnesota Law’s faculty and students. 

The Stefan A. Riesenfeld Rare Books Research Center holds one of the most outstanding collections of rare legal books in the United States. The books from the Arthur C. Pulling Rare Books Collection include more than 25,000 volumes of rare and special texts printed from the fifteenth through twentieth centuries.

Law Library

Recent Publications

Arthur Lupia
David B. Allison
Kathleen Hall Jamieson
Jennifer Heimberg
Magdalena Skipper

Trends in US Public Confidence in Science and Opportunities for Progress, 121:11 PNAS: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (published online Mar. 4, 2024)

Alice Guerra

Second, But Not Last: Competition with Positive Spillovers, 15 Asian Journal of Law & Economics 231-242 (2024)

Alice Guerra

Are Individual Care Investments Affected by Past Accident Experiences? An Experiment, 20 Review of Law and Economics 1-42 (published online Mar. 26, 2024)

Daniel Pi

Wealth Maximization Redux: A Defense of Posner’s Economic Approach to Law, 31 History of Economic Ideas 101-136 (2023)

E. Thomas Sullivan
Richard D. Freer
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Robin J. Effron

Complex Litigation (Carolina Academic Press, 4th ed., 2024)