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Prof. Rivka Weill

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Prof. Rivka Weill

Radzyner Law School

Contact Details

Phone: 09-9527398
Email: rweill@idc.ac.il

About

Dr. Rivka Weill, J.S.D., Yale Law School, 2002
Dr. Rivka Weill is an Associate Professor (tenured) at the Radzyner School of Law. She received her J.S.D. and LL.M. from Yale Law School. She holds bachelor degrees in both Law and Accounting. Dr. Weill clerked for President Aharon Barak of the Israeli Supreme Court. In recent years Dr. Weill received the IDC's "Best Researcher in Law School" award (2012, 2015) as well as the IDC's "Best Lecturer in Law School" award (2010). Her areas of expertise are Constitutional Law as well as Administrative Law, with a focus on both theoretical and comparative aspects of the fields. Dr. Weill's articles have been published in leading law journals in the United States, the United Kingdom and Israel. Among her articles are Dicey was not Diceyan (Cambridge Law Journal), We the British People (Public Law), Evolution vs. Revolution: Dueling Models of Dualism (American Journal of Comparative Law), The New Commonwealth Model of Constitutionalism Notwithstanding: On Judicial Review and Constitution-Making (American Journal of Comparative Law), Exodus: Structuring Redemption (Cardozo Law Review), Centennial to the Parliament Act 1911: the Manner and Form Fallacy (Public Law), Resurrecting Legislation (I*CON), Hybrid Constitutionalism: the Israeli Case for Judicial Review and Why We Should Care (Berkeley Journal of International Law), Reconciling Parliamentary Sovereignty and Judicial Review: On the Theoretical and Historical Origins of the Legislative Override Power (Hastings Constitutional Law Quarterly), Judicial Review of Constitutional Transitions: War and Peace and Other Sundry Matters (Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law).

Education

J.S.D. in Law, Yale University