Faculty by Areas of Expertise

Our faculty consists of outstanding teachers and scholars in virtually every major field of law. They enjoy national reputations in many areas, including administrative law, children's advocacy, civil rights, commercial law, constitutional law, criminal law, international and comparative law, professional ethics, public interest law, tax law, and interdisciplinary studies, including law and economics, and law and philosophy.

Listed below are a few areas of expertise with corresponding full-time faculty members. If you need an area of expertise not listed below or if you have any other questions, please contact us directly at (619) 260-4207 or lawpub@sandiego.edu.

Administrative Law

Agency and Partnership

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Animal Law

Antitrust Law

Appellate Law


Behavioral Law and Economics


Business and Corporate Law

Business Torts

Child Advocacy/Children's Rights

Civil Litigation

Civil Procedure

Civil Rights

Climate Change

Commercial Transactions

Comparative Law

Constitutional Interpretation

Constitutional Law

Constitutional Law and Constitutional Rights

Consumer Law


Copyright Law

Corporate Finance

Corporate Tax

Criminal Law and Criminal Procedure

Debtor/Creditor Law

Education and Disability Law

Employment and Labor Law

Employment Discrimination

Environmental Law

European Union Law


Family Law

Federal Courts

Federal Estate and Gift Tax

Federal Taxation

Financial Market Regulation

Foreign Relations Law

Genetics Law

Government Agencies

Health Care Reform

Health Law


Injury Compensation and Deterrence

Intellectual Property

International Art Law

International Business Transactions

International Civil Litigation

International Environmental Law

International Intellectual Property Law

International Law

International Negotiation

Jurisprudence and Legal Theory

Land Use Planning

Latin American Legal Institutions

Law and Economics

Law and Religion

Law and Reproduction

Law and Socio-Economics

Law and Technology

Legal Ethics


Maritime Law

Mexican Law

Military Justice


Non-Profit Law

Partnership Tax

Patent Law

Private Equity Law

Products Liability

Professional Responsibility


Public Interest/Public Law and Regulation

Public International Law

Public Lands

Race and Gender Identity

Real Property and Real Estate Transactions

Religious Freedom/Separation of Church and State

Securities Regulation


Tax Policy


Trademark Law

Water Law

White-Collar Crime


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