Steven M. Eisenstat

Professor of Law

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Assistant Reg. Counsel, MA Department of Social Services, Boston, 1980-81; Instructor, Suffolk, 1981-83; Assistant Corporate Counsel, City of Boston Law Department, 1983-84; Deputy General Counsel, MA Department of Public Health, Boston, 1984-88; Assistant Professor, Suffolk, 1988-90; Associate Professor, 1990-93; Associate Dean, 1993; Professor, since 1993.


  • BA,SUNY Buffalo
  • MEd, SUNY Buffalo
  • JD, Northeastern University



  • Revenge, Justice and Law: Recognizing the Victim's Desire for Vengeance as a Justification for Punishment, 50 WAYNE L. REV. 1115 (2004)
  • Capping health insurance benefits for AIDS: an analysis of disability-based distinctions under the Americans with Disabilities Act, 10 J.L. & POL. 1 (1993)
  • The HIV infected health care worker: the new AIDS scapegoat, 44 RUTGERS LAW REV. 301 (1992)
  • An analysis of the rationality of mandatory testing for the HIV antibody: balancing the governmental public health interests with the individual's privacy interest, 52 U. PITT. L. REV. 327 (1991)

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  • MA
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Courses Taught

  • AIDS & the Law
  • Civil Procedure
  • Legal Practice Skills
  • Torts