World of Law: Global Constitutionalism

BYU Law Professor Justin Collings will present this month’s World of Law lecture on Wednesday, March 16, 2016, at noon in 205 JRCB. Professor Collings’ lecture is entitled, “In the World, Not of the World: The U.S. Supreme Court and Global Constitutionalism.”

Professor Collings is a scholar of constitutional law, comparative constitutional law, and legal history. His first book, Democracy's Guardians: A History of the German Federal Constitutional Court, 1951-2001, was published by Oxford University Press in 2015. From July 2012 to July 2013, Professor Collings was a law clerk to the Honorable Guido Calabresi of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.

The World of Law lecture series is designed to help undergraduate students explore a degree in law and to meet and interact with law school faculty members. All of the presenters are BYU Law professors.