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Robert F. Cochran Jr.
Director, The Herbert and Elinor Nootbaar Institute on Law, Religion, and Ethics and Louis D. Brandeis Professor of Law

Office: School of Law (SOL)

  • J.D., University of Virgina, 1976
  • B.A., Carson-Newman College, 1973, magna cum laude

Curriculum Vitae

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Professor Cochran is the co-author or co-editor of Law and the Bible, IVP (2013); Lawyers, Clients, and Moral Responsibility, 2nd ed. West (2009); Cases and Materials on the Legal Profession, 3rd ed. (2002); The Counselor-at-Law: A Collaborative Approach to Client Interviewing and Counseling, 3rd ed. Matthew Bender (2014); Christian Perspectives on Legal Thought, Yale University Press (2001); Law and Community: The Case of Torts, Rowman and Littlefield (2003); and Faith and Law: How Religious Traditions from Calvinism to Islam View American Law, NYU Press (2008).



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Book Chapters

  • Robert F. Cochran, Jr., Introductory Essay, in LOUIS D. BRANDEIS'S MIT LECTURES ON BUSINESS LAW (Carolina Academic Press 2012) . SSRN
  • Robert F. Cochran, Jr. (ed.), Evangelicals, Law, and Abortion, in FAITH AND LAW: HOW RELIGIOUS TRADITIONS FROM CALVINISM TO ISLAM VIEW AMERICAN LAW (Robert F. Cochran, Jr. ed., NYU Press 2008) .
  • Robert F. Cochran, Jr., The Bible, Positive Law, and the Legal Academy, in THE BIBLE AND THE UNIVERSITY (David Lyle Jeffrey & C. Stephen Evans eds., Paternoster Press 2007) . WorldCat
  • Robert F. Cochran, Jr., Christian Traditions, Culture and Law, in CHRISTIAN PERSPECTIVES ON LEGAL THOUGHT (Robert F. Cochran et al. eds., Yale Univ. Press 2001) .
  • Robert F. Cochran, Jr., Tort Law and Intermediate Communities: Calvinist and Catholic Insights, in CHRISTIAN PERSPECTIVES ON LEGAL THOUGHT (Robert F. Cochran et al. eds., Yale Univ. Press 2001) .

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