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Jed Shugerman

Fordham Law Professor Jed Shugerman

Professor of Law

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Office: Room 7-179
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Faculty Assistant: Emma Mercer


  • Yale University, PhD in History, 2008
    Dissertation: “The People’s Courts: The Rise of Judicial Elections and Judicial Power in America”
    Prize: The American Society of Legal History’s 2009 Cromwell Prize for best dissertation or article in American legal history in 2008
  • Yale Law School, JD 2002
    Yale Law Journal, Book Note-Case Note editor (2000-01); Senior Editor (2001-02)
    Yale Journal of Law and the Humanities, Managing Editor (1999-2000), Lead Editor (1999-2000)
    Joseph Parker Prize (2000) jointly awarded for the best paper in legal history at Yale Law School
    Israel Peres Prize (2001) for the best student note in the Yale Law Journal
  • Yale College, BA in History, May 1996
    Magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa and Distinction in History