Constitutional Law Scholar Prof. Kenneth Karst

The UCLA School of Law faculty is a treasured asset. Faculty members are leaders in their respective fields and are the mainstay of UCLA Law's high-quality legal education programs. The faculty includes leading experts in traditional areas of law, such as Environmental Law, Entertainment Law, Constitutional Law and Public Interest Law and Policy, as well as renowned experts in areas such as Critical Race Studies, Animal Welfare Law, Technology Law, Islamic Law, Law and Terrorism, Sexual Orientation Law and Native Nations Law and Policy.

The school's wide array of curricular programs provide the philosophical backbone to enable our students to think critically, while still giving them the practical, focused and transactional skills they need to succeed in today's marketplace.

Each year, the faculty demonstrates the caliber of its intellectual abilities by publishing groundbreaking scholarship in leading academic journals and law reviews, and the work is widely cited. Faculty members also demonstrate their dedication to teaching and they take a genuine interest in their students.