Audio Archives

From intimate lunchtime talks by our world-renowned faculty to academic conferences curated by student organizations, the Law School is continually host to some of the most groundbreaking ideas in the legal academy and beyond. Since 2005, the Law School has been committed to sharing these ideas with not only our campus community but with the world at large by making available free audio recordings of selected events. Please use the filters below to find a recording that might interest you, or use the page links at the bottom to browse through the list at your leisure.

  • November 26, 2006

    Clark Neily is  Senior Attorney at the Institute for Justice. This talk was presented by the University of Chicago Law School chapter of the Federalist Society and recorded on November 1st, 2006.

  • November 24, 2006

    On Wednesday, November 15, 2006, the Earl B. Dickerson Chapter of the Black Law Student Association at the University of Chicago Law School hosted a discussion on the merits of US involvement in the Darfur conflict.

  • November 22, 2006

    Richard Posner is a judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit and Senior Lecturer in Law at the University of Chicago Law School. Brian Leiter was Visiting Professor of Law when this discussion was recorded. This talk was recorded November 16, 2006.

  • November 21, 2006

    Cass Sunstein is Karl N. Llewellyn Dist. Service Prof. of Jurisprudence at the University of Chicago Law School. He clerked for Justice Marshall in the 1979-80 term. This talk was recorded in November, 2006, as part of a series of talks hosted by the Black Law Students Association in honor of...

  • October 11, 2006

    Adam Samaha is Assistant Professor of Law and Herbert and Marjorie Fried Teaching Scholar at the University of Chicago Law School. This talk was recorded October 4, 2006, as part of the Law School's "First Monday" lecture series. © 2006 The University of Chicago....

  • October 6, 2006

    Cass Sunstein is Karl N. Llewellyn Dist. Service Prof. of Jurisprudence at the University of Chicago Law School. This talk was recorded October 3, 2006, as part of the "Chicago's Best Ideas" lecture series. © 2006 The University of Chicago....

  • June 14, 2006

    Al Alschuler is Julius Kreeger Professor of Law and Criminology Emeritus at the University of Chicago Law School. This talk was recorded June 5, 2006, as part of the Law School's annual Emeritus Luncheon. © 2006 The University of Chicago....

  • June 4, 2006

    Richard Painter was Special Assistant to the President and Associate White House Counsel from 2005-2007, as well as S. Walter Richey Professorship in Corporate Law at the University of Minnesota Law School. This Maurice and Muriel Fulton Lecture in Legal History was recorded on May 11, 2006.

  • May 26, 2006

    Tracey Meares was Max Pam Professor of Law and Director, Center for Studies in Criminal Justice at the University of Chicago Law School. This talk was recorded on May 10, 2006, as part of the "Chicago's Best Ideas" lecture series. © 2006 The University of Chicago....

  • May 11, 2006

    Richard Painter, Special Assistant to the President and Associate White House Counsel, delivered the 2006 Maurice and Muriel Fulton Lecture in Legal History on May 11, 2006.