Maria Glover is a leading expert in the fields of civil procedure and civil justice; complex litigation; and private litigation and dispute resolution. Her writing has appeared in the Stanford Law Review, the Yale Law Journal, the N.Y.U. Law Review, the University of Pennsylvania Law Review, and elsewhere. In 2023, she was awarded Berkeley Law’s Civil Justice Research Initiative’s Best Article Prize for Mass Arbitration, published in the Stanford Law Review. Also in 2023, she was elected to the membership of the American Law Institute.

She is the author of a casebook on CIVIL PROCEDURE (Aspen Publishers, 2020 (2d ed. forthcoming 2023)) (with Howard M. Erichson) and a forthcoming casebook on AGGREGATE LITIGATION AND DISPUTE RESOLUTION (Thompson West (with Elizabeth Cabraser, Robert Klonoff, and Teddy Rave)). Her work has been quoted by numerous courts, including the United States Supreme Court. She has testified before Congressional committees regarding class actions, multi-district litigation, and procedural justice reform measures. Her work has been featured in the national press, and she is a frequent commentator on legal issues in the media, including The Washington Post, The Los Angeles Times, SLATE, REUTERS, The Hill, and elsewhere.

Before coming to Georgetown, she was a Climenko Fellow and Lecturer in Law at Harvard Law School. Prior to that, she was a member of the Supreme Court and Appellate Practice at Mayer Brown LLP. She clerked for Judge J. Harvie Wilkinson III of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. In addition to Georgetown, she has taught classes at Columbia Law School, the New York University School of Law, and the University of Pennsylvania School of Law.


Forthcoming Works - Books

Robert H. Klonoff, Elizabeth Cabraser, J. Maria Glover & D. Theodore Rave, Aggregate Litigation and Dispute Resolution (West 5th ed. forthcoming).

Forthcoming Works - Journal Articles & Working Papers

J. Maria Glover, Asking the Right Questions About Third-Party Litigation Funding for Aggregate Litigation, Theoretical Inquiries L. (forthcoming).


Howard M. Erichson & Maria Glover, Civil Procedure (New York: Wolters Kluwer 2d ed. 2024).

Contributions to Law Reviews and Other Scholarly Journals

J. Maria Glover, Recent Developments in Mandatory Arbitration Warfare: Winners and Losers (So Far) in Mass Arbitration, 100 Wash. U. L. Rev. 1617-1651 (2023). [WWW] [Gtown Law] [HEIN] [W] [L] [SSRN]
J. Maria Glover, Due Process Discontents in Mass-Tort Bankruptcy, 72 DePaul L. Rev. 535-58 (2023) (invited, Annual Clifford Symposium). [WWW] [Gtown Law] [W] [L]