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Richard A. Epstein, Law educator ( law: pract. & administration)law educator. Member American Academy Arts and Sciences, Order of Coif.


Epstein, Richard A. was born in 1943 in. Bachelor of Arts, Columbia University, 1964.


AB summa cum laude, Columbia University, 1964. Bachelor Juris., Oxford University, 1966. Bachelor of Laws cum laude, Yale University, 1968.

Doctor of Laws (honorary), University Ghent, 2003.


Assistant professor School Law University Southern California, Los Angeles, 1968—1970, associate professor, 1970—1973. Visiting professor Law. School University Chicago, 1972—1973, professor Law School, 1973-1982, James Parker Hall professor law, 1982-1988, James Parker Hall Distinguished Service professor, since 1988, interim dean, 2001.

Peter & Kirsten Bedford senior fellow Hoover Institute, since 2000. Senior fellow Center Clinical Medical Ethics, University Chicago Medical School, since 1983.


  • Bar: California 1969.



Member American Academy Arts and Sciences, Order of Coif.