Professor of Law, University of California, Berkeley
Berlin Prize Fellow - Class of Fall 2002
Paul M. Schwartz is Professor of Law at the University of California-Berkeley Law School and a Director of the Berkeley Center for Law & Technology. A leading international expert on informational privacy and information law, he has published widely on these topics. His articles and essays have appeared in periodicals such as the Harvard Law Review, Yale Law Journal, Stanford Law Review, and N.Y.U. Law Review. He is a co-author of Privacy Law Fundamentals (2011) and the casebook, Information Privacy Law (3d ed., 2009).
Schwartz has provided advice and testimony to numerous governmental bodies in the United States and Europe. He has also assisted numerous organizations in the United States and abroad with information privacy issues. In 2002-2003, Schwartz was a Berlin Prize Fellow at the American Academy in Berlin and a Transatlantic Fellow at the German Marshall Fund’s Transatlantic Center in Brussels.