Joshua Kleinfeld

Prof. Joshua Kleinfeld

Associate Professor of Law, Northwestern University School of Law

Joshua Kleinfeld writes and teaches about criminal law, international law, and moral, political, and legal philosophy.  Much of his work uses philosophical tools to bring to light the values implicit in legal doctrine and practice.  He received a JD and BA from Yale University and is a PhD candidate in philosophy with Axel Honneth and Rainer Forst at the Goethe University of Frankfurt.



  • BA, Yale College
  • JD, Yale Law School
  • PhD in Philosophy (expected), Goethe University Frankfurt
2015 National Student Symposium - "Law and Innovation"
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16th Annual Faculty Conference
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