Bruce Huber

Associate Professor of Law

Office: 2143 Eck Hall of Law
Phone: 574.631.2538
Fax: 574.631.3595
Staff Assistant: Gloria Krull

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Bruce Huber teaches and conducts research in the areas of environmental law, natural resources law, property, and energy law. He joined the Notre Dame law faculty in 2011. His current work explores how governmental actors compensate industries and individuals for adverse impacts resulting from regulatory or legal change.

After earning his undergraduate degree at Stanford University, Professor Huber received his J.D. and a Ph.D. in Political Science at the University of California, Berkeley, where he earned several teaching awards. Before arriving at Notre Dame, he taught for several years in the Department of Government at Dartmouth College. He has also practiced law in Washington State and worked as a college minister for a large Presbyterian church.

Courses Taught

Law 60909, Property
Law 70329, Energy Law
Natural Resources Law


Selected Publications

The Durability of Private Claims to Public Property, 102 Georgetown Law Journal __ (forthcoming 2014)

How Did RGGI Do It? Political Economy and Emissions Auctions, 39 Ecology Law Quarterly 59 (2013)

Transition Policy in Environmental Law, 35 Harvard Environmental Law Review 91 (2011)

Swift & Co. v. United States, entry in The Encyclopedia of the United States Constitution (David Schultz
ed., 2009)

Areas of Expertise

  • Energy Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Natural Resources Law
  • Property Law

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