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The DePaul Law faculty is a dynamic blend of leading scholars and respected practitioners. Our law professors focus on innovative programs of instruction and bring real-world experience to the classroom. And through scholarship, legal reform and public engagement, our faculty inspires student learning and makes an impact in the global legal community.

Scholarly Impact

DePaul Law ranked 64th in a 2015 study measuring the scholarly impact of U.S. law faculties.

In the last three years, our faculty has authored more than 100 law review articles and book chapters and has published more than a dozen legal academic books.

Our faculty offers expertise to the broader legal community in areas such as immigration reform, the protection of cultural property, international aviation policy and U.S.-Cuban relations.


Faculty News

  • 09/28/2017 - In memoriam: Emeritus Professor of Law M. Cherif Bassiouni

    Emeritus Professor M. Cherif Bassiouni was a pillar of our DePaul Law community. He was known as the father of international criminal law due his immense contributions to the field. He worked tirelessly to bring peace and justice to the world through the expansion and strengthening of international criminal law, international human rights law, and international humanitarian law. His...
  • 08/04/2017 - Immigration-Inspired: An Interview With Professor and Director of Asylum and Immigration Law Clinic Sioban Albiol

    For over 15 years, Professor Sioban Albiol has led DePaul College of Law's Asylum and Immigration Law Clinic (“AILC”). As the director of AILC, Professor Albiol guides students in providing legal assistance to refugees and immigrants, as well as collaborates with similarly committed organizations throughout the state. Her work (and the work of the clinic) is well-recognized and Profession...
  • 02/15/2017 - IALI welcomes visiting scholar Professor Weimim Diao

    DePaul University College of Law's International Aviation Law Institute welcomes its 2017 visiting scholar, Professor Weimin Diao, deputy director of the Civil Aviation Law Research Center at the Civil Aviation Management Institute of China. Planning to be at DePaul Law until the summer, Professor Diao will conduct research in the areas of aircraft leasing, foreign investment and...
  • 10/03/2016 - "Trolls and Other Patent Inventions" the topic of the Niro Distinguished Intellectual Property Lecture

    DePaul University College of Law's Center for Intellectual Property Law and Information Technology (CIPLIT) hosted the 17th Niro Distinguished Intellectual Property Lecture and luncheon in September. The event features notable persons in the field of intellectual property law. This year's speaker was Professor Zorina Khan, professor of economics at Bowdoin College, who presented on...
  • 09/13/2016 - Professor Wendy Epstein named a 2016 health law scholar

    The American Society of Law, Medicine & Ethics and Saint Louis University School of Law recently named DePaul Associate Professor Wendy Epstein a 2016 Health Law Scholar for her work-in-progress “Price Transparency and Incomplete Contracts in Health Care.” The Health Law Scholars Workshop recognizes the achievements of junior faculty in health law and bioethics. Each year,...

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