Georgetown Law Open on Time
The Law Center will open on time, Tuesday, January 27, 2015, but liberal leave is in effect.
All designated emergency employees must report to work on time. All other employees may take unscheduled leave, but should contact their supervisor to discuss the needs of their unit and individual circumstances. Classes will begin at their normal time, unless otherwise noted on the class cancellation line: 202-662-9446 or the class cancellation page. Any changes to this announcement will be communicated through the same channels by 5:00 am on Tuesday morning.
James L. Cooper
Partner, Arnold & Porter LLP, Adjunct Professor of Law
A.B., A.M., University of Chicago; J.D., Ph.D., Indiana
A.B., A.M., University of Chicago; J.D., Ph.D., Indiana University – Bloomington. James Cooper is a Partner in Arnold & Porter’s litigation practice group, focusing on...Continue Reading
A.B., A.M., University of Chicago; J.D., Ph.D., Indiana University – Bloomington. James Cooper is a Partner in Arnold & Porter’s litigation practice group, focusing on complex civil litigation, including commercial, antitrust and intellectual property matters. Prof. Cooper has represented clients - ranging from individuals to large corporations - at trial and on appeal in both state and federal courts and in alternative dispute resolution proceedings. Mr. Cooper's clients have included, among others, a number of Fortune 50 companies, professional sports leagues and athletes, "Big 5" accounting firms and major investment-banking firms. Mr. Cooper serves on the firm's Ethics and Practice Committee and is admitted to the District of Columbia Bar and to the bars of numerous federal courts. While pursuing his Ph.D. in political science at Indiana University, Prof. Cooper taught undergraduate courses on Constitutional Law, Law & Society, and Introduction to Political Science. He was awarded the Political Science Department’s Associate Teaching Instructor Award in 1991. At Arnold & Porter, Prof. Cooper has run several training sessions for the firm’s litigation associates, and for the past several years, has run the firm’s indigent criminal defense certification program.