University of Wisconsin–Madison

Louise Trubek

Clinical Professor of Law Emerita

Trubek, Louise

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B.S., University of Wisconsin
J.D., Yale Law School

Research Interests:
Health Law and Policy
United States and Global Public Interest Law
Regulation and Governance
Transnational Public Interest Law
United States and Global Public Interest Law
Access to Justice
Legal Profession


Louise G. Trubek is an Emerita Professor at the University of Wisconsin Law School. Louise is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin and the Yale Law School.

Louise is an active scholar. Recent publications include "Social Justice Advocacy and Innovation: The Wisconsin Center for Public Representation 1974-Present" 2018 and "Transformations in Health Law Practice: The Intersection of Changes in Healthcare and Legal Workplaces" (with Barbara Zabawa and Paula Galowitz) 2015.

Louise's current research includes co-editing a forthcoming book on global pro bono with Scott Cummings and Fabio Sa e Silva to be published by Cambridge University Press in 2019. She is also working with Prof. Luz Herrera on an analysis of contemporary social justice practices.