Patrick J. Borchers
Director of The Werner Institute
Professor of Law
Office: Creighton Hall 2360
Conflict of Laws (West, 5th ed. 2010) (with Peter Hay & Symeon C. Symeonides).
Comparative Conflict of Laws: Conventions, Regulations, and Codes (Foundation Press 2009) (with Peter Hay & Russell J. Weintraub).
Conflict of Laws: Cases and Materials (Foundation Press, 13th ed. 2009) (also Teacherís Manual) (with Peter Hay & Russell J. Weintraub).
Report on the Resolution of Outstanding Property Claims Between Cuba & the United States (Creighton University Press 2007) (with Michael J. Kelly, Richard C. Witmer, Erika Moreno, Arthur B. Pearlstein, & James S. Wunsch).
Conflicts in a Nutshell (Thomson/West, 3d ed. 2005) (with David D. Siegel).
International Conflict of Laws for the Third Millennium: Essays in Honor of Friedrich K. Juenger (Transnational Publishers 2001) (coeditor with Joachim Zekoll).
Director of The Werner Institute at Creighton, Professor of Law, and former Dean of Creighton Law School; received his B.S. in Physics, with honors, from the University of Notre Dame in 1983; and his Juris Doctor degree in 1986 from the University of California, Davis, graduating in the top 2% of his class. Elected to the Order of the Coif; Elected to the American Law Institute; Winner, ABA Section on Administrative Law and Regulatory Policy's Award for Scholarship (1995); Managing Editor, U.C. Davis Law Review (1985-86). Author: Hay, Borchers & Symeonides, Conflict of Laws (5th ed. 2010); Hay, Weintraub and Borchers, Cases and Materials on Conflict of Laws; Borchers & Markell, New York Administrative Procedure and Practice (1st ed. 1995; 2d ed. 1998). Former employment: Albany Law School, Professor (1990-99) and Associate Dean (1993-99); Private Practice (1987-90); Clerk, Hon. Anthony M. Kennedy, U.S. Court of Appeals, 9th Cir. (1986-87).
Conflict of Laws: The Choice-of-Law Process