Elected Member

Professor Laura Elizabeth Little

Philadelphia, PA
Temple University Beasley School of Law
University of Pennsylvania
Temple University School of Law

Laura Little is the Charles Klein Professor of Law and Government and a Senior Advisor to the Dean at Temple University Beasley School of Law. She teaches, lectures, and consults internationally on topics including federal courts, conflict of laws, and constitutional law. She serves as an Associate Reporter on ALI’s Restatement of Conflict of Laws project.

Prior to teaching, Professor Little was a litigator at Dechert Price & Rhoads and Kohn Savett Klein & Graf, handling commercial cases and representing the print media in First Amendment cases. Before that, she clerked for Chief Justice William H. Rehnquist on the U.S. Supreme Court and for Judge James Hunter III of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.  

She has taught in Temple’s programs in Tokyo, Japan, and Rome and has served as a visiting professor at University of Sydney (Australia) and University College of Cork (Ireland). She has also lectured frequently to Chinese judges and prosecutors on the nature of American law, conflict of laws, and legal practice.

EDUCATION: University of Pennsylvania, B.A.; Temple University, Beasley School of Law, J.D.

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Areas of Expertise
Constitutional Law
Conflict of Laws
Federal Jurisdiction (Federal Courts)