Shay Lavie Visiting Professor of Law (Fall term)
Photo of Shay Lavie

Contact Information

Cornell Law School
Ithaca, NY 14853-4901

Fax: (607) 255-7193


Gina Jackson
Cornell Law School
315 Myron Taylor Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853-4901

Professional Biography

Shay Lavie is a Lecturer (Assistant Professor) at Tel Aviv University, Faculty of Law, teaching civil procedure, law and economics, and class actions. He served as a law clerk to the then Chief Justice of the Israeli Supreme Court, Aharon Barak, and practiced in class action law firms.

His academic work integrates diverse methodologies, including doctrinal analysis, law and economics insights, game theoretical tools, and quantitative methods. It has been awarded competitive grants (such as the Israeli Science Foundation) and has been published in a variety of venues.


LL.B., Hebrew University, 2005
LL.M., Columbia Law School, 2007
S.J.D., Harvard Law School, 2012