law: Faculty

Jon Sylvester
Titles:
  • Professor of Law

  • Associate Dean of Graduate Law Programs
Department:
Law
Campus:
San Francisco
  • 415-442-6673

COURSES TAUGHT

Contract Law

International Commercial Dispute Resolution

International Sales

Remedies

RESEARCH INTERESTS AND AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION

Arbitration

Contract Law

EDUCATION

  • JD, Harvard University

  • MJ, University of California, Berkeley

  • BA, Stanford University

PROFESSIONAL AND TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Practiced with the Washington, DC offices of two major New York-based law firms.

Has directed and/or taught in legal education programs in China, Costa Rica, Indonesia, Kenya, Malta, Panama and Turkey.

Fulbright Scholar (East Africa 1992-93).

Formerly a New York Times Fellow.

Worked as a television news writer, reporter and producer.

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS