Richard Brooks

Senior Research Scholar in Law


Richard Brooks is a Senior Research Scholar in Law at Yale Law School. He previously taught law at both Cornell University and Northwestern University.

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Contact Information


Yale Law School

P.O. Box 208215

New Haven, CT 06520

Education & Curriculum Vitae


J.D., University of Chicago Law School, 1998

Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley (Economics), 1998

M.A., University of California, Berkeley, 1996

B.A., Cornell University, 1988

Courses Taught


  • Advanced Contracts
  • Contracts
  • Fiduciary Law
  • Introduction to Microeconomic Theory for Law Students
  • Law and Economics
  • Private Law Remedies: Theory, Law and Practice
  • Proving Discrimination
  • Seminar in Private Law

Richard Brooks is a Senior Research Scholar in Law at Yale Law School. He previously taught law at both Cornell University and Northwestern University. His expertise is in contracts, organizations, culture, and law and economics. Professor Brooks has 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.