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Russell Pearce

FLS Faculty Russ Pearce 240x240 SM

Professor of Law; Edward and Marilyn Bellet Chair in Legal Ethics, Morality, and Religion

Curriculum Vitae
Telephone: 212-636-6834
Email: [email protected]
Office: Room 7-116
SSRN (academic papers)
Professional Responsibility: A Contemporary Approach

Faculty Assistant: Emma Mercer
Email: [email protected]

Research and Teaching Areas

Legal Education; Religious Liberty


In 1990, Professor Pearce joined the Fordham faculty, where he teaches, writes and lectures in the field of professional responsibility. Professor Pearce has delivered the Baker & McKenzie Lecture on Legal Ethics at Loyola Chicago Law School, the inaugural Louis D. Brandeis Lecture at Pepperdine Law School and the inaugural William D. Brahms Lecture on Law and Religion at Case Western Reserve Law School. He has also received the Sanford D. Levy Memorial Award from the New York State Bar Association “in recognition of his contribution to understanding and advancement in the field of professional ethics.”

Selected Publications

Selected publications only. A complete list of publications is available in the annexed c


Yale, BA, 1978, JD, 1981