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Mark Moller

  • Professor of Law
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  • Full-time
  • (312) 362-5758
  • ​715 O'Malley Place

Professor Mark Moller teaches in the areas of civil procedure, complex litigation, conflict of laws and legal ethics. He received a JD with honors from the University of Chicago Law School (1999), an LLM with first class honors from the University of Cambridge (2000), and a bachelor's degree magna cum laude from Duke University (1994). Prior to joining DePaul, Professor Moller was an associate in the appellate and class action groups at Gibson Dunn & Crutcher in Washington, D.C., where he served on the team that successfully litigated Bush v. Gore. Following private practice, he was a senior fellow at the Cato Institute's Center for Constitutional Studies in Washington, D.C., where he served as the editor-in-chief of the Cato Supreme Court Review and appeared frequently as a legal commentator in print and on television and radio. In 2012, Professor Moller received the College of Law's Award for Excellence in Scholarship. His articles have appeared in William & Mary Law Review, the Indiana Law Journal, the Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, the Stanford Journal of Complex Litigation, and the Utah Law Review, among other journals.


B.A., Duke University; J.D., University of Chicago; LL.M., University of Cambridge

Areas of Expertise

  • Civil Procedure
  • Complex Litigation
  • Conflict of Laws
  • Federal Courts
  • Legal Ethics
  • Procedural Theory

Courses Taught

  • Advanced Civil Procedure
  • Civil Procedure
  • Conflict of Laws
  • Legal Profession


2018 Internal Separation of Powers, Compensating Adjustments, and Court Rulemaking, 36 Rev. Litig. 579 (2018) string;#Click Here
2016 Separation of Powers and the Class Action, 52 Neb. L. Rev. 366 (2016) string;#Click Here
2015 The New Class Action Federalism, 48 Akron L. Rev. 861 (2015) string;#Click Here
2013 Common Problems for the Common Answers Test: Class Certification in Amgen and Comcast, 2013 Cato Sup. Ct. Rev. 301 (2013) string;#Click Here
2012 Class Action Defendants' New Lochnerism, 2012 Utah L. Rev. 319 (2012) string;#Click Here
2012 The Checks and Balances of Forum Shopping 1 Stan. J. Complex Litig (2012) string;#Click Here
2011 Procedure's Ambiguity, 86 Ind. L.J. 645 (2011) string;#Click Here
2009 A New Look at the Original Meaning of the Diversity Clause, 51 Wm. & Mary L. Rev.1113 (2009) string;#Click Here