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CONTACT
cbarzun@virginia.edu
(434) 924-6454
Room WB305

ASSISTANT
Valerie Listorti

SUBJECTS
evidence, torts, legal history, jurisprudence


Charles Barzun

Professor of Law
J.D., University of Virginia School of Law, 2005
M.A., University of Virginia, 2005
A.B., Harvard University

Charles Barzun joined the faculty in 2008. His areas of interest include evidence, torts, legal history and jurisprudence.

After receiving his A.B. in government from Harvard in 1997, Barzun worked in corporate and product development at CNET Networks, an Internet media company in San Francisco. In 2005, he received a J.D./M.A. degree from Virginia. During law school, he served as notes development editor of the Virginia Law Review and won the Best Note Award for his student note, "Common Sense and Legal Science." After graduating, he clerked for for Judge Robert D. Sack of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. Prior to joining the faculty, Charles was a Climenko Fellow and lecturer at Harvard Law School.


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"The Forgotten Foundations of Hart and Sacks," 99 Va. L. Rev. 1 (2013). PDF
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"Legal Rights and the Limits of Conceptual Analysis," 26
Ratio Juris. 215 (2013).
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Book Review, 76 Mod. L. Rev. 935 (2013) (reviewing Kristen Rundle, Forms Liberate: Reclaiming the Jurisprudence of Lon L. Fuller (2012)).

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Impeaching Precedent," 80 U. Chi. L. Rev. 1625 (2013).
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"Jerome Frank and the Modern Mind," 58
Buffalo L. Rev. 1127 (2010).
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"Rules of Weight," 83
Notre Dame L. Rev. 1957 (2008).
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"Politics or Principle? Zechariah Chafee and the Social Interest in Free Speech," B.Y.U. L. Rev. 259 (2007).
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"Common Sense and Legal Science," 90 Va. L. Rev. 1051 (2004).
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