Robin Effron

Visiting Professor

Office: 3153 Eck Hall of Law
Phone: 631-4778
Email: reffron@nd.edu
Staff Assistant: Gloria Krull
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Robin Effron joined Notre Dame Law School as a visiting professor in August 2017.

She has presented her scholarship at several faculty workshops, colloquia, and symposia including events at Emory Law School, Georgetown University Law Center, Washington & Lee School of Law, and Columbia Law School. Her papers have also been selected for presentation at Vanderbilt Law School’s Branstetter New Voices in Civil Justice Workshop and the AALS Annual Meeting (Section on Civil Procedure).

Fluent in German, she spent an academic year in Germany as a fellow in the D.A.A.D. Program for International Lawyers and worked with attorneys in the legal department of a large investment bank to research questions of German and U.S. law. At Brooklyn Law School, she serves as Co-Director for the Dennis J. Block Center for the Study of International Business Law. She is an avid writer, penning op-eds for various publications. Effron also edits the Civil Procedure and Federal Courts Blog for the Law Professors Blog Network.

Prior to joining Brooklyn Law School’s faculty, Effron served as a Bigelow Fellow and Lecturer in Law at the University of Chicago Law School. She also served as a law clerk to Judge Alvin K. Hellerstein of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York. In law school, she was articles editor on the NYU Law Review.