Arthur D. Wolf
Director, Institute for Legislative & Governmental Affairs
Professor of Law
A.B., Tufts University
LL.B., Columbia Law School
Federal Courts & Jurisdiction
Office: L 215
Professor Wolf, who clerked for New Jersey Superior Court Judge Theodore I. Botter, served as a Trial and Appellate Attorney in the Civil Rights Division of the United States Department of Justice. A former national staff member for the McGovern presidential campaign and Study Supervisor at the Vera Institute of Justice, he also spent five years as Special Counsel to Representative Robert F. Drinan, United States Congress, and as a consultant to the National Committee Against Discrimination in Housing, Inc. Professor Wolf began teaching here in 1978. Among his writings are a three-volume treatise, Court-Awarded Attorney Fees (published in 1983 with current updates), which he coauthored, and articles on supplemental jurisdiction in the federal courts. Professor Wolf has a special interest in international human rights. He serves as Director of the Law School’s Institute for Legislative and Governmental Affairs.
Arthur D. Wolf, Military Order Brings Mixed Feelings, W. MASS. L. TRIB., July 2002, at 7.
Arthur D. Wolf, Towards a Uniform Law of Attorney's Fees, 8 ATT'YS FEE AWARDS REP. 1 (1985).
ARTHUR D. WOLF, COURT AWARDED ATTORNEY FEES (annual supps., 1998-2002) (3 volumes).
ARTHUR D. WOLF, FUNDING FEDERAL CIVIL RIGHTS ENFORCMENT: A REPORT OF THE UNITED STATES COMMISSION ON CIVIL RIGHTS (1995).