Jan Stiglitz - California Western
Jan Stiglitz
Professor of Law
Co-Director, California Innocence Projects

Jan Stiglitz

225 Cedar Street
San Diego, CA 92101



LL.M. Harvard University
J.D. Albany Law School [cum laude]
B.A. State University of New York at Buffalo [English]

Courses Taught
Civil Procedure I & II,
Torts I, California Innocence Project I & II, Internship Seminar [Course Descriptions]


Professor Stiglitz originally practiced labor law in New York City. He has published on labor and employment law issues in the construction and sports industries. He continues to work in the labor and employment law area as an arbitrator. Stiglitz also has a scholarly and practical interest in appellate advocacy. He has edited and helped write the last five editions of California Appellate Practice Manual and has chaired California's Appellate Advisory Commission. Work as appointed counsel in more than 100 criminal appeals led to his current focus -- the California Innocence Project, which Stiglitz helped create.

Selected Publications

Book Reviews

Jan Stiglitz, 50 Am. J. Legal. Hist. 229 (2010) (reviewing John H. Minan & Kevin Cole, The Little White Book of Baseball Law (2009)).

Law Review Articles

Jan Stiglitz, View from the Trenches: The Struggle to Free William Richards, 73 Alb. L. Rev. 1357 (2010).