ALI Council
Elected Member

Professor Samuel Issacharoff

New York University School of Law
New York, NY
Education
Binghamton University
Yale Law School

Samuel Issacharoff is the Bonnie and Richard Reiss Professor of Constitutional Law at New York University School of Law. His research deals with issues in civil procedure, law and economics, constitutional law (particularly with regard to voting rights and electoral systems), and employment law. Professor Issacharoff was the Reporter for the ALI’s Principles of the Law of Aggregate Litigation.

Professor Issacharoff is a 1983 graduate of Yale Law School. After clerking for Judge Arlin M. Adams on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, he spent the early part of his career as a voting rights lawyer. He then began his teaching career at the University of Texas in 1989, where he held the Joseph D. Jamail Centennial Chair in Law. In 1999, he moved to Columbia Law School, where he was the Harold R. Medina Professor of Procedural Jurisprudence. 

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Areas of Expertise
Complex Litigation
Election (Political Law)