law: Faculty

Helen E. Hartnell
Title:
Professor Emerita
Department:
Law
Campus:
San Francisco

COURSES TAUGHT

European Union Law

Export Transactions

International Business Transactions

International Trade Regulation

International Commercial Arbitration

Law, Politics and Society in Comparative Perspective

Private International Law

Sales

Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot Court

RESEARCH INTERESTS AND AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION

Comparative Law

European Union Law

International Economic Law: Trade (WTO, NAFTA), Business Transactions

Legal Actors in Transnational Governance

SocioLegal Studies (Multidisciplinary approaches to law, politics and society)

Transnational Dispute Resolution: Transnational Litigation, Conflicts of Law, Arbitration

EDUCATION

  • Ph.D. Candidate (Jurisprudence and Social Policy), University of California, Berkeley.

  • JD (magna cum laude), University of Illinois College of Law

  • BS (cum laude), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

PROFESSIONAL AND TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Former practicing international attorney in Germany (Gleiss, Lutz, Hootz & Partner) and in the United States (Foley & Lardner)

Taught in Germany at the Freie Universitaet Berlin (DAAD Gastlehrstuhl) and at the Albertus-Magnus-Universitaet zu Koeln (University of Cologne); in Hungary at ELTE Law School and at the Central European University (both in Budapest); in the U.S. at Tulane Law School, SMU School of Law, and at Harvard Law School (Graduate Program); as well as at the American University of Armenia (Yerevan).

Chair, Private International Law Interest Group of the American Society of International Law

Co-rapporteur, Committee on Regional Economic Development Law of the International Law Association

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • Member, Illinois State Bar

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • Fulbright Scholar, University of Helsinki Faculty of Law (Fall Semester 2012). Course: Applied European Union Law.