Legal Practice and Ethics Courses

The courses listed below provide a taste of the Legal Practice and Ethics courses offered at the Law School, although no formal groupings exist in our curriculum. This list includes the courses taught in the 2012-13 and 2013-14 school years. Not all of these courses are offered every year, but this list will give you a representative sample of the variety of courses we might offer over any two-year period. Other new courses will likely be offered during your time at the Law School. To browse course descriptions for the current year, visit our Students section.

Advanced Law and Economics

American Law and the Rhetoric of Race

An Introduction to Doing Empirical Microeconomic Research

Behavioral Law and Economics

Business Planning

Business Strategy

Capital Punishment in America

East Asian Law and Society

Elements of Economic Analysis II: Honors

Empirical Criminal Law

Evolution of Legal Doctrine

Feminist Economics and Public Policy

Feminist Philosophy

Fundamentals of Accounting for Attorneys

Greek Tragedy and Philosophy

Greenberg Seminar: 99:1 – Inequality Past and Present

Greenberg Seminar: Can You Have It All?

Greenberg Seminar: Cheating

Greenberg Seminar: Crime and Politics in Charm City: A Portrait of the Urban Drug War

Greenberg Seminar: Korea

Greenberg Seminar: Law and Disaster

Greenberg Seminar: Race and Place in Chicago

Greenberg Seminar: Southern Literature and the Law

Greenberg Seminar: States and Markets in American History

Greenberg Seminar: The Book of Revelation and Literature It Has Inspired

Greenberg Seminar: The Life and Times of the Warren Court (1954-1968)

Greenberg Seminar: The Rise of Women

Human Rights II: History and Theory

Human Rights III: Current Issues in Human Rights

Human Rights: Alien and Citizen

Kapnick Initiative Leadership Effectiveness and Development Lab I: Development

Law and Advances in Medicine

Law and Literature

Law and Politics: U.S. Courts as Political Institutions


Leading, Following, and Parting Ways

Legalistic Wrongdoing in Hitler's Europe and Postwar Restitution in American Federal Courts

Price Theory I

Price Theory II

Public Opinion, Public Policy, and the Law

Racism, Law, and Social Sciences


Religion, Law and Politics

Roman Law

Social Norms and Law

Women, Children, Gender, and Human Rights

Workshop: International and Comparative Law

Workshop: Law and Economics

Workshop: Law and Philosophy

Workshop: Legal Scholarship

Workshop: Regulation of Family, Sex, and Gender