Stephen E. Kalish

Margaret R. Larson Professor of Legal Ethics Emeritus

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  • L.L.M., 1974, Harvard University
  • J.D., cum laude, 1967, Harvard University
  • B.A., magna cum laude, 1964, Harvard University


  • Margaret R. Larson Professor of Legal Ethics, 1987
  • Professor of Law, 1977
  • Assistant Professor of Law, 1977
  • Associate Professor of Law, 1974


Professor Kalish joined the faculty in 1971. He received his B.A., J.D., and LL.M. from Harvard in 1964, 1967, and 1974, respectively. In the 1973-1974 academic year, he was a Fellow in the Law and the Humanities at Harvard. In the Spring of 1976, he was a Fellow in the Law and Economics Institute at the University of Miami. In the fall of 1982, he was an Academic Visitor at the London School of Economics and a Scholar in Residence at King's College, London. He is a member of the California and Nebraska Bars. Upon graduation from law school, he clerked for Judge L. P. Moore, United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. He practiced law in Los Angeles with a law firm and the Western Center for Law and Poverty. He teaches Legal Process, Legal History, Legal Profession, Corporations, and Advanced Corporations. He is the Director of the Center for the Teaching and Study of Applied Ethics.