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 Judith G. Greenberg

Judith G. Greenberg

Associate Dean and Professor of Law


(617) 422 7245

B.A. Cornell University
J.D. University of Wisconsin Law School
LL.M. Harvard Law School

A faculty member at New England since 1979, Dean Greenberg teaches Domestic Violence, Family Law, Torts, and Women and the Law. She was named associate dean in 2007. She is the co-author of Frug's Women and the Law, originally by Mary Joe Frug, late professor of law at New England. She is also a co-author of Domestic Violence and the Law: Theory and Practice. She has written articles on feminist jurisprudence, race and legal education, and domestic violence; her most recent article examines custodial issues in divorce cases involving domestic violence. She co-directs the Women and Children's Advocacy Project of the law school's Center for Law and Social Responsibility. Previously she was project director and staff attorney for the Center for Public Representation in Madison, Wisconsin.

Selected Publications

Women and the Law (4th ed.2008) (Rev. ed. of Women and the law by Mary Joe Frug, 1992) (with Libby S. Adler, Lisa A. Crooms, Martha L. Minow & Dorothy E. Roberts.)

Domestic Violence and the Law: Theory and Practice (2d ed.2007) (with Elizabeth M. Schneider, Cheryl Hanna & Clare Dalton)

Domestic Violence and the Danger of Joint Custody Presumptions, 25 N. Ill. U. L. Rev. 403 (2005).

Criminalizing Dowry Deaths, 11 Am. U. J. Gender, Social Policy & L. 101 (2003).

The Pregnancy Discrimination Act: Legitimating Discrimination Against Pregnant Women in the Work Force 50 Me. L. Rev. 225 (1998)

Insider Trading and Family Values, 4 Wm. & Mary J. Women & Law 303 (1998).

Greenberg, Minow, Roberts, Mary Joe Frug's Women and the Law 2nd Ed. (Foundation Press 1998).

Review of Privilege Revealed 45 Clev. St. L. Rev. 251 (1997) (with Robert V. Ward, Jr.).

Teaching Race and the Law Through Narrative, 30 Wake Forest Law Rev. 323 (1995) (with Robert V. Ward).

Erasing Race from Legal Education, 28 U. Mich. J. L. Reform 51 (1994).