Laura E. Gómez

Laura E. Gómez

Professor of Law
B.A. Harvard College, 1986
M.A. Stanford University, 1988
J.D. Stanford Law School, 1992
Ph.D. Stanford University, 1994

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This course covers selected topics in substantive criminal law: principles underlying the definition of crime such as the requirements of actus reus and mens rea and general doctrines such as...

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This is a course about the processes that courts follow in deciding disputes in noncriminal cases. It deals with the way in which conflicts are framed for courts, the stages through which litigation...

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Social scientists who study the professions have explored how the 1L year functions as a key moment in the professional socialization of lawyers. Law professors who teach first year courses pride...

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"Modes of Legal Inquiry" is a collection of electives: one-credit courses, offered on a pass/unsatisfactory/no credit basis. The Modes of Legal Inquiry will be taught in small, seminar-style classes...

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Throughout American history, race has profoundly affected the lives of individuals, the growth of social institutions, the substance of culture, and the workings of our political economy. Not...

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Students will participate along with faculty in the law school's weekly Critical Race Studies Workshop. Every week we will discuss a work-in-progress. These works will be presented scholars across...

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