Elizabeth Cooper

Elizabeth Cooper

Associate Professor of Law; Faculty Director, Feerick Center for Social Justice

Telephone: 212.636.7067
E-mail:ecooper@law.fordham.edu
Office: Room 930

Research & Teaching Areas

Legislation; Poverty; Sexuality; Clinics; Women

Bio

  • Root-Tilden Scholar and Articles Editor, Annual Survey of American Law (1987-88)
  • Law Clerk, Hon. Anne E. Thompson, United States District Court (1988-90)
  • Skadden Fellow / Staff Counsel, ACLU AIDS Project in New York City (1990-92)
  • Gibbons Fellow in Public Interest and Constitutional Law, Gibbons, Del Deo, Dolan, Griffinger & Vecchione (Newark NJ, 1992-94); Adjunct Clinical Professor in Constitutional Litigation Clinic at Rutgers University School of Law (Newark, 1992-94); Clinical Instructor, Federal Litigation Clinic, Brooklyn Law School (1994-95)
  • AALS, Section on Litigation, Chair
  • Principal subjects: Policy and Legislative Advocacy Clinic; Fundamental Lawyering Skills; Institutional Reform Through The Courts

Education

  • New York University, J.D., 1988
  • University of Pennsylvania, B.A., 1983