Laurence H. Winer is Professor of Law and Faculty Fellow, Center for Law, Science, & Innovation at the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University. His main scholarly interests are in constitutional law, particularly the First Amendment. Most recently, he is co-author, with Prof. Nina J. Crimm, of POLITICS, TAXES AND THE PULPIT: PROVOCATIVE FIRST AMENDMENT CONFLICTS (Oxford University Press, 2011).
After graduating from the Yale Law School, Professor Winer spent six years practicing with a Boston law firm before entering law teaching. Prior to law school, he taught mathematics at Boston University where he earned his Ph.D. degree in 1973.
Professor Winer is Faculty Editor of Jurimetrics: The Journal of Law, Science, and Technology, a peer-reviewed journal published by the Center for Law, Science, & Innovation at the A.S.U. College of Law together with the American Bar Association’s Section of Science & Technology Law. He also is a member of the First Amendment Advisory Council of the Media Institute in Washington, D.C., an independent, nonprofit research and educational foundation specializing in issues of media and communications policy and dedicated to freedom of speech, a competitive media and communications industry, and excellence in journalism.