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Gregory S. McNeal, J.D. Ph.D.
Professor of Law and Public Policy

Office: School of Law (SOL)
Phone: (310) 506-7292

  • Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University
  • J.D., Case Western Reserve University
  • M.P.A., American University
  • B.A., Lehigh University

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Professor Gregory S. McNeal, JD/PhD, is a Professor of Law and Public Policy at Pepperdine University. He is an expert on drones and topics related to security, technology and crime. He is a nationally recognized commentator for Forbes, and a frequent keynote speaker about technology, law and policy.

His articles have been published by or are forthcoming in the Georgetown Law Journal, the Texas Law Review, the George Washington Law Review, the Northwestern University Law Review Colloquy, the Washington & Lee Law Review, and the Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy among others.



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Book Chapters

  • Gregory S. McNeal, New Approaches to Reducing and Mitigating Harm to Civilians, in COUNTERINSURGENCY LAW (William C. Banks ed., 2013) . SSRN
  • Gregory S. McNeal, Are Targeted Killings Unlawful? A Case Study in Empirical Claims without Empirical Proof, in TARGETED KILLINGS: LAW AND MORALITY IN AN ASYMMETRICAL WORLD (Claire Finkelstein, Jens David Ohlin, & Andrew Altman eds., 2012) . SSRN WorldCat
  • Gregory S. McNeal, Analysis of The Judgments in República Democrática De Timor-Leste, Dili District Court, the Special Panels for Serious Crimes, in 16 ANNOTATED LEADING CASES OF INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL TRIBUNALS (2009) . SSRN

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