The Law School has a rich history of hosting workshops that enhance the intellectual environment of the academic community. These workshops, which span diverse subjects, provide an opportunity for faculty and students to engage and advance the leading edge of legal scholarship.
The Business Law Workshop will bring business law scholars to the Law School to discuss their latest works.
The Constitutional Law Workshop presents papers on constitutional law, the theory of constitutional interpretation, and related public law subjects.
Workshops at Chicago have been the proving ground for new ideas in law and economics for several decades. They are the place where faculty from Chicago and elsewhere present new ideas and try out their latest papers.
This is a seminar/workshop many of whose participants are faculty from various related disciplines. It admits approximately ten students. Its aim is to study, each year, a topic that arises in both philosophy and the law and to ask how bringing the two fields together may yield mutual illumination.
The Legal Scholarship Workshop is a forum in which young, mostly, untenured professors from schools around the country present works in progress.
This workshop exposes students to recent academic work in the regulation of family, sex, gender, and sexuality and in feminist theory.