Diane P. Wood

Hon. Diane P. Wood

U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit

Diane P. Wood received her BA in 1971 and her JD in 1975 from the University of Texas at Austin. After graduation, she clerked for Judge Irving L. Goldberg of the Fifth Circuit and for Justice Harry A. Blackmun of the U.S. Supreme Court. She then worked briefly for the U.S. State Department on international investment, antitrust, and transfer of technology issues. Moving on to Covington & Burling, Judge Wood continued a more general antitrust and commercial litigation practice until June 1980. In 1980–81, she was an assistant professor at the Georgetown University Law Center. In 1981, she joined the faculty of the Law School. She spent 1985–86 on leave as a Visiting Professor at Cornell Law School, and she was on leave during the fall quarter 1986, while she worked on the project to revise the Department of Justice Antitrust Guide for International Operations. She served as Associate Dean from 1989 through 1992. From 1993 until 1995, she was deputy assistant general in the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice with responsibility for the Division's International, Appellate, and Legal Policy matters. Before becoming a judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit in 1995, Judge Wood was the Harold J. and Marion F. Green Professor of International Legal Studies.

Judge Wood's research interests include antitrust (both international and general), federal civil procedure, and international trade and business. She has taught in all three fields.

The First Amendment Online: Search, Privacy & Personalization
2005 National Lawyers Convention

2005 National Lawyers Convention


Steven H. AdenRonald J. AllenThomas Y. AllmanAkhil Reed AmarJohn S. BakerRandy E. BarnettLillian R. BeVierRobert H. BorkSteven G. CalabresiRonald A. CassJesse H. ChoperAdam CiongoliEdith Brown ClementPaul D. ClementCharles J. CooperJohn CornynWalter E. DellingerFrank H. EasterbrookJames W. ElyJohn M. EnglerStephen GardnerMerrick B. GarlandNicole GarnettDouglas H. GinsburgDavid GoloveLino A. GragliaC. Boyden GrayJohn C. HarrisonJohn S. IrvingRandel K. JohnsonEdith H. JonesF. Scott KieffDouglas W. KmiecLarry KramerJohn LeoLeonard A. LeoCraig S. LernerRonald M. LevinStanley LiebowitzJohn LottSteven LubetStephen J. MarkmanKevin J. MartinMichael W. McConnellJohn O. McGinnisEdwin MeeseThomas W. MerrillDiarmuid F. O'ScannlainTheodore B. OlsonPriscilla OwenBarrington D. ParkerMichael Stokes PaulsenRoger PilonWilliam H. PryorA. Raymond RandolphMitt RomneyMarc RotenbergRonald D. RotundaKarl RoveRichard H. SanderVictor E. SchwartzDavid B. SentelleSuzanna SherryJerry E. SmithKenneth W. StarrCarol SteikerDavid A. StraussPeter L. StraussNadine StrossenCass SunsteinWilliam M. TreanorEugene VolokhFred von LohmannAmy WaxSeth P. WaxmanRichard WesleyDiane P. WoodChristopher A. WrayJohn C. Yoo
The Mayflower Hotel
Washington, DC 20036
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