Meet the Editors

Legal History Section Editors

The Section Editors choose the Contributing Editors and exercise editorial control over their section. In addition, each Section Editor will write at least one contribution (“jot”) per year. Questions about contributing to a section ought usually to be addressed to the section editors.


Professor Kunal Parker
University of Miami School of Law


Professor Christopher Schmidt
Chicago Kent College of Law

Contributing Editors

Contributing Editors agree to write at least one jot for Jotwell each year.


Professor Felice Batlan
Co-Director, Institute for Law & the Humanities
Chicago Kent College of Law


Professor Christina Duffy Burnett
Columbia Law School


Professor Mary Dudziak
Judge Edward J. & Ruey L. Guirado Professor of Law, History & Political Science
University of Southern California Law


Professor Laura F. Edwards
Professor of History
Duke University


Professor Angela Fernandez
University of Toronto, Faculty of Law


Professor Ariela Gross
John B. & Alice R. Sharp Professor of Law & History
University of Southern California Law


Professor Daniel Hamilton
University of Illinois College of Law


Professor Hendrik Hartog
Professor of History
Princeton University


Professor Sophia Z. Lee
University of Pennsylvania Law School


Professor Serena Mayeri
Assistant Professor of Law & History
University of Pennsylvania Law School


Professor Richard J. Ross
Thomas M. Mengler Faculty Scholar
Co-Director, Program in Legal History
University of Illinois College of Law


Professor Allison Brownwell Tirres
DePaul University College of Law


Professor Christopher Tomlins
University of California, Irvine School of Law