Eric K. Yamamoto
Eric K. Yamamoto is the Fred T. Korematsu Professor of Law and Social Justice at the William S. Richardson School of Law, University of Hawaii. He is nationally and internationally recognized for his legal work and scholarship on civil procedure as well as national security, civil liberties, civil rights, and social justice, with an emphasis on reconciliation initiatives and redress for historic injustice. Professor Yamamoto has received eight "outstanding law teacher awards," including the Outstanding Law Professor for 2006 from the nationwide Society of American Law Teachers. He has also received the University of Hawaii's highest honor—the Regents Medal for Teaching Excellence. He authored Interracial Justice: Conflict and Reconciliation in Post-Civil Rights America and coauthored, with Margaret Chon, Race, Rights and Reparation: Law and the Japanese American Internment. He has published over eighty articles and book chapters. He has been a visiting professor at the University of California Berkeley School of Law, the Santa Clara Law School, and the City University of New York Law School. He has delivered many keynote addresses and distinguished lectures, including presentations at Berkeley, Michigan, and Harvard, and in Paris, Seoul, Hokkaido and Oxford.
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