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Visiting Berkeley Professors Bring Extensive Knowledge to Law Students

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Providing litigation in commercial law, John S. Poulos currently serves as partner with Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard and Smith LLP Attorneys, a law firm based in Sacramento, California. Working as a lawyer for nearly 20 years, John S. Poulos earned his juris doctor from the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, then relocated to Sacramento to begin his career.

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Visiting Berkeley Professors Bring Extensive Knowledge to Law Students

  1. 1. VISITING BERKELEY PROFESSORS BRING EXTENSIVE KNOWLEDGE TO LAW STUDENTS John S Poulos, Sacramento
  2. 2. Introduction  Providing litigation in commercial law, John S. Poulos currently serves as partner with Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard and Smith LLP Attorneys, a law firm based in Sacramento, California. Working as a lawyer for nearly 20 years, John S. Poulos earned his juris doctor from the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, then relocated to Sacramento to begin his career. A prestigious law school, Berkeley Law has six visiting professors this year with the goal of providing additional insights into the profession of law for its students. These professors are Jill Fisch, Zenichi Shishido, Joshua Cohen, John Diamond, Ellen Kreitzberg, and Tamar Kricheli-Katz. An international lecturer, the highly-acclaimed corporate law professor from the University of Pennsylvania Law School Jill Fisch brings years of expertise in her teaching of the Business Associations class for Berkeley Law students.
  3. 3. Visiting Berkeley Professors  With extensive experience as an advisor to Japan’s various ministerial departments, including that of justice, economy, and trade and industry, business law scholar and author Zenichi Shishido is an annual visiting professor at Berkeley Law teaching the course Business Law in Japan and the U.S. A UC Berkeley Distinguished Senior Fellow in law, philosophy, and political science, Joshua Cohen also teaches as a faculty member at Apple University, instructing employees of the internationally renowned Apple. Serving as a professor at University of California, Hastings College of the Law, John Diamond, an award-winning teacher and author of three casebooks, is also teaching criminal law at Berkeley this year.
  4. 4. Conclusion  Ellen Kreitzberg comes to Berkeley from the Santa Clara University of Law, where she serves as professor of law and director of the Center for Social Justice and Public Service. She also runs the Death Penalty College for defense lawyers assigned to capital cases. Arriving from Tel Aviv University where she is assistant professor of law, sociology, and anthropology, Tamar Kricheli-Katz is teaching the course Comparative Constitutional Law: The Case of Israel.

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