Prof. Christopher Drahozal

John M. Rounds Professor of Law and Associate Dean, University of Kansas School of Law

Chris Drahozal is an internationally known scholar whose writing focuses on the law and economics of dispute resolution, particularly arbitration. He is the author of multiple books and numerous articles on commercial arbitration, and has taught and given presentations on the subject in Europe, Canada and the United States. He is serving as an Associate Reporter for the ALI's Restatement (Third) of the U.S. Law of International Commercial Arbitration. Drahozal also is a well-respected teacher and received the Immel Award for Teaching Excellence in 2004. Prior to coming to KU, Professor Drahozal practiced law with Sidley & Austin in Washington, D.C., and served as a law clerk for Chief Judge Charles Clark of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, Justice Byron R. White of the United States Supreme Court, and Judge George H. Aldrich of the Iran-United States Claims Tribunal in The Hague, The Netherlands.

  • J.D., Iowa, 1986, Articles Editor, Iowa Law Review
  • B.A., Washington University, 1983

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Publications and Multimedia
The Future of Arbitration and the World of Class Action Litigation - Podcast
Litigation Practice Group Podcast
March 21, 2012
CompuCredit v. Greenwood - Post-Decision SCOTUScast
SCOTUScast 01-20-12 featuring Christopher Drahozal
January 20, 2012