Geoffrey C. Hazard, Jr.

Geoffrey C. Hazard, Jr., is currently the Trustee Professor of Law at the University of Pennsylvania Law School and Distinguished Professor, Hastings College of Law, University of California. He previously served as the Sterling Professor of Law at Yale University and the Director of the American Law Institute. Professor Hazard is the leading figure in this country today in the field of professional ethics. He has received numerous professional awards including the American Bar Foundation Research Award in 1985, the William Keck Foundation Award in 1997, the Columbia University School of Law Association-Medal for Excellence in 1999, as well as seven honorary degrees.