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David A.J. Richards, law educator. Bar: New York, 1972. Rockefeller grantee Austinian Society and Center for Study of Law and Society, Berkeley, California, 1974; Knox Memorial Fellow, 1966-1968; Humanities Fellow Aspen Institute, 1979.


Richards, David A.J. was born in 1944.


AB, Harvard University, 1966. Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy in Moral and Political Philosophy, Oxford University, England, 1970.


Associate Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton, New York City, 1971-1974. Associate professor Fordham University, 1974-1977. Visiting associate professor philosophy Barnard College, 1974-1977.

Associate professor law New York University School Law, 1977-1979, professor law, since 1979, Edwin D. Webb professor law, since 1994.


  • Bar: New York, 1972.



Fellow New York University Society Fellows. Member Society for Philosophy and Public Affairs (board directors New York chapter 1975-1976), American Society Political and Legal Philosophy (vice president 1984), Austinian Society (president 1974) Clubs: Tuesday Evening.