Stephen Ware is the author of three books, 40 law review articles and many other publications. His writings have been cited by the Supreme Court of the United States and in at least 30 other federal and state cases. Ware's scholarly interests include judicial selection, alternative dispute resolution (arbitration, mediation, negotiation), commercial law (including bankruptcy), and private law generally. A versatile teacher, he has taught at six law schools, including Samford University's Cumberland School of Law, where he was a faculty member for 10 years before joining KU in 2003.
Ware has testified before the United States Senate and House of Representatives, state legislatures and, as an expert witness, in court. He is a frequent speaker at academic conferences, continuing legal education programs and other events. He has appeared on several television and radio stations and been quoted in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal in 2000, 2007 and 2015, USA Today, Financial Times, National Law Journal and many other news outlets. He is an elected member of the American Law Institute (ALI) and an arbitrator for the American Arbitration Association. He is serving on the Journal of Legal Education’s editorial board from 2016 to 2019.
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State Courts Project Teleforum
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Indianapolis Lawyers Chapter
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Iowa Lawyers Chapter
On February 22, 2011, the Iowa Lawyers Chapter hosted this event on "The Future of Judicial Selection...
13th Annual Faculty Conference
Friday, January 7, 2011 9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Location: Paris North Panel 1: Class...
Authorities Split After the Supreme Court's Hall Street Decision: What Is Left of the Manifest Disregard Doctrine?
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