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Jan Stiglitz

Jan Stiglitz

Professor of Law Emeritus

Faculty Emeriti


Professor Stiglitz originally practiced labor law in New York City. He has published on labor and employment law issues in the construction and sports industries. He continues to work in the labor and employment law area as an arbitrator. Stiglitz also has a scholarly and practical interest in appellate advocacy. He has edited and helped write the last five editions of California Appellate Practice Manual and has chaired California's Appellate Advisory Commission. Work as appointed counsel in more than 100 criminal appeals led to his current focus -- the California Innocence Project, which Stiglitz helped create.

  • LL.M. Harvard University
  • J.D. Albany Law School [cum laude]
  • B.A. State University of New York at Buffalo [English]
  • Civil Procedure I & II
  • Torts I
  • California Innocence Project I & II
  • Internship Seminar

Book Reviews

  • Jan Stiglitz, 50 Am. J. Legal. Hist. 229 (2010) (reviewing John H. Minan & Kevin Cole, The Little White Book of Baseball Law (2009)).

Law Review Articles

  • Jan Stiglitz, View from the Trenches: The Struggle to Free William Richards, 73 Alb. L. Rev. 1357 (2010).