Lael Weinberger

Lael Daniel Weinberger is a PhD student in the Department of History and a JD student in the Law School at the University of Chicago, where he studies American legal history. Lael's current research focuses on American lawyers' ideas about international law, world order, and human rights in the first half of the twentieth century. He is also interested in law and religion, constitutional law and history, the history of human rights, legal theory, and the legal profession. Lael co-authored (with Robert Renaud) A Tale of Two Governments, a book to introduce pastors and church leaders to the basics of church autonomy law.

  • Education
    • University of Chicago