Meet the Editors

Criminal Law Section Editors

The Section Editors choose the Contributing Editors and exercise editorial control over their section.  In addition, each Section Editor will write at least one contribution (”jot”) per year.  Questions about contributing to a section ought usually to be addressed to the section editors.


Professor Donna K. Coker
University of Miami School of Law


Professor Jonathan Simon
Adrian A. Kragen Professor of Law
Director, Center for the Study of Law and Society
University of California, Berkeley School of Law, Boalt Hall

Contributing Editors

Contributing Editors agree to write at least one jot for Jotwell each year.

 Professor Susan A. Bandes
Centennial Professor of Law
DePaul University College of Law

 Professor Mario Barnes
Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
University of California, Irvine School of Law


Professor Jennifer Chacón
University of California, Irvine School of Law


Professor Gabriel J. (Jack) Chin
U.C. Davis School of Law


Professor Margareth Etienne
Nancy Snowden Research Scholar in Law
University of Illinois College of Law


Professor Mary D. Fan
University of Washington School of Law


Professor Kimberly Ferzan
Distinguished Professor
Rutgers School of Law, Camden


Professor Aya Gruber
The University of Colorado Law School


Professor Angela P. Harris
U.C. Davis School of Law


Professor Elizabeth E. Joh
U.C. Davis School of Law


Professor Orin S. Kerr
Fred C. Stevenson Research Professor of Law
The George Washington University Law School


Professor Dan Markel
D’Alemberte Professor
FSU College of Law


Professor G. Kristian McDaniel-Miccio
University of Denver, Sturm College of Law


Professor Christopher Slobogin
Milton R. Underwood Chair in Law
Director, Criminal Justice Program
Vanderbilt University Law School