Emily N Strauss
Clinical Professor of Law (Teaching)

Emily Strauss teaches first-year Legal Analysis, Research, and Writing, and the upper level Scholarly Writing Workshop.

Prior to joining the Duke Law faculty in 2016, Strauss was an attorney with Sullivan & Cromwell LLP in New York.  She was a member of the litigation department, and her practice focused on securities litigation and criminal and regulatory investigations, including fraud, antitrust, executive misconduct, and bribery-related matters.  Previously, Strauss was Special Counsel at a nonprofit promoting the rule of law in developing countries.

Before law school, Strauss was a Peace Corps volunteer in West Africa and a high school teacher in China.  She is a member of the bars in New York and Massachusetts.

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  • Duke Law School Rm 4013, Box 90362, Durham, NC 27708
  • Duke Law School Rm 4013, Box 90362, Durham, NC 27708

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