Samuel L. Bray

Samuel L. Bray

Professor of Law

Office: 1116 Eck Hall of Law
Phone: 631-2306
Staff Assistant: LuAnn Nate

Professor Samuel L. Bray teaches Remedies, Civil Procedure, Property, and Constitutional Law. His recently published scholarship includes Multiple Chancellors: Reforming the National Injunction, and Remedies, Meet Economics; Economics, Meet Remedies. He is an author of three books: The Constitution of the United States (with Michael Stokes Paulsen, Steven Gow Calabresi, Michael W. McConnell, and William Baude); Ames, Chafee, and Re on Remedies (with Emily Sherwin); and Genesis 1-11: A New Old Translation for Readers, Scholars, and Translators (with John F. Hobbins).

Bray is a graduate of the University of Chicago Law School, and he clerked for then-Judge Michael W. McConnell on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit. Before joining the faculty at UCLA, he practiced law at Mayer Brown LLP, was an associate-in-law at Columbia Law School, and was Executive Director of the Constitutional Law Center at Stanford Law School. In 2016-2017 he was a Harrington Faculty Fellow at the University of Texas-Austin.

Areas of Expertise

  • Constitutional Law
  • Law & Literature
  • Law & Religion
  • Remedies