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Richard Brooks Appointed Tenured Professor of Law

Yale Law School Dean Harold Hongju Koh has announced the appointment of Richard Brooks as a tenured professor of law. Professor Brooks joined the Yale Law School faculty in 2003 as an associate professor of law. He was previously an assistant professor at Northwestern University School of Law and an assistant professor in the Cornell University Department of Policy Analysis and Management.

His expertise is in law and economics, contracts, business organizations, and race and the law. Among the classes he teaches are Contract Law, Fiduciary Law, Law and Economics, and Proving Discrimination.

Professor Brooks holds a B.A. from Cornell, an M.A. and a Ph.D. from the University of California at Berkeley, and a J.D. from the University of Chicago.