Andrew Bradt is a scholar of civil procedure, conflict of laws, and remedies. His current research focuses on the adaptation of procedural and choice-of-law systems to large-scale multijurisdictional litigation, with a particular interest in federal multidistrict litigation. Bradt’s forthcoming article, “A Radical Proposal: The Multidistrict Litigation Act of 1968,” will be published in the upcoming volume of the University of Pennsylvania Law Review. His other articles have been published in the Washington University Law Review, Notre Dame Law Review, the U.C. Davis Law Review, the Hastings Law Journal, and the University of Arkansas Law Review. Bradt is also a co-author, with Geoffrey C. Hazard, William A. Fletcher, and Stephen McG. Bundy, of Pleading and Procedure–Cases and Materials, 11th Edition (Foundation Press, 2015).
Prior to joining the Berkeley Law faculty, Bradt was a Climenko Fellow and Lecturer on Law at Harvard Law School. Before entering academia, Bradt worked as a litigator in the Issues & Appeals Group at Jones Day in New York City, and at Ropes & Gray in Boston. He also served as a law clerk to the Honorable Robert A. Katzmann of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and the Honorable Patti B. Saris of the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts. He is a member of the state bars of Massachusetts and New York. Bradt graduated magna cum laude from Harvard Law School, where he received the Joseph H. Beale Prize for Conflict of Laws, and summa cum laude from Harvard College with a degree in Social Studies.
B.A., Harvard College (2002)
J.D., Harvard Law School (2005)