LAW : FACULTY

faculty bio
Helen Y. Chang
Title:

Professor of Law

School:
Law
Campus:
San Francisco
  • 415-442-6659

COURSES TAUGHT

  • Advanced Torts
  • Civil Procedure
  • Community Property
  • Criminal Law
  • Health Law
  • International Criminal Law
  • Property
  • RESEARCH INTERESTS AND AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION

  • Family Law
  • Community Property
  • Criminal Law
  • EDUCATION

    JD, Southern Methodist University Law School

    BA, University of Texas

    PROFESSIONAL AND TEACHING EXPERIENCE

    • Served as Interim Dean of Law Student Services
    • Served as Interim Director of the LLM in Taxation Program.

    SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

    Justice Carter's Dissent in People v. Crooker: An Early Step Towards Miranda Warnings and the Expansion of the Fifth Amendment to Pre-Trial Confessions, ch. in The Great Dissents of the "Lone Dissenter": Justice Jesse W. Carter's Twenty Tumultuous Years on the California Supreme Court (Carolina Academic Press, 2010).

    The Slip and Fall of the California Legislature in the Classification of Personal Injury Damages at Divorce and Death, 1 Est. Plan. & Cmty. Prop. L.J. 345 (2008).

    My Father is a Woman: Oh No!: The Failure of the Courts to Uphold Individual Substantive Due Process Rights For Transgender Parents Under the Guise of the Best Interests of the Child, 43 Santa Clara L. Rev. 649 (2003).