Elected Member

Professor Myriam E. Gilles

New York, NY
Yeshiva University, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
Yale Law School

Myriam Gilles is Professor of Law, Former Vice Dean, and Paul R. Verkuil Chair in Public Law of Yeshiva University Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law. Professor Gilles specializes in class actions and aggregate litigation, and has written extensively on class action waivers in arbitration clauses. She also writes on structural reform litigation and tort law. She is the #5 most cited civil procedure professor in the country. Her articles have appeared in top law reviews, including Chicago, Columbia, Michigan, and Penn. Professor Gilles teaches Torts, Products Liability, Class Actions & Aggregate Litigation. She has testified before Congress on consumer protections. Professor Gilles served as Cardozo's vice dean from 2016 to 2018. She has been a visiting professor at the University of Virginia Law School and in 2005-06, was a fellow in the Program of Law and Public Affairs at Princeton University.

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Areas of Expertise
Complex Civil Litigation (Complex Litigation)
Civil Practice & Procedure (Litigation)
Arbitration (Alternative Dispute Resolution-ADR)
Class Actions (Complex Litigation)