Jim Y. Daniel
Adjunct Professor of Law
B.A., Haverford; J.D., Harvard
Jim Daniel is an Adjunct Professor of Law teaching a seminar entitled Human Genetic Engineering: Law and Policy. Previously Professor Daniel served as Director of Comparative Law...Continue Reading
Jim Daniel is an Adjunct Professor of Law teaching a seminar entitled Human Genetic Engineering: Law and Policy.
Previously Professor Daniel served as Director of Comparative Law Research and Analysis at the Israeli Ministry of Justice, where he was responsible for overseeing surveys of foreign and international law in support of legislation and high court appeals. Before that he served as Committee Counsel for the House Judiciary and Government Reform and Oversight Committees in Washington, D.C., where he directed oversight investigations and shepherded legislation concerning immigration and national security matters. He began his legal career doing transactional and legislative work at the New York City law firm of Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle. Prior to law school Professor Daniel served as a U.S. Army cavalry officer leading patrols of the East/West German border.
Professor Daniel graduated cum laude from Harvard Law School, where he was President of the Law School Veterans' Association. He was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa at Haverford College, where he graduated with honors with a B.A. (double major) in History and in Russian.