Introducing Guest Blogger Kim Ferzan
I’m very pleased that Kim Ferzan is joining us for a guest visit over the next few weeks. Kim is a professor of law and co-founder and co-director of the Institute for Law and Philosophy at Rutgers University, School of Law – Camden. She teaches criminal law and evidence. Kim received her B.A. from UNC-Chapel Hill, and her J.D. from Penn Law. After a two-year federal district clerkship, from 1997-2000, Kim was a trial attorney in the Public Integrity Section of the Department of Justice. She also served as an Assistant United States Attorney for the District of Columbia.
Kim’s work focuses on criminal law theory, and she is currently co-authoring a book with Larry Alexander and Stephen Morse.
Some of her recent publications include:
* A Reckless Response to Rape: A Reply to Ayres and Baker, 39 U.C. Davis Law Review 637 (2006)
* Justifying Self-Defense, 24 Law and Philosophy 711 (2005)
* Defending Imminence: From Battered Women to Iraq, 46 Ariz. L. Rev. 213 (2004)