Prof. ​Rhonda Wasserman

University of Pittsburgh School of Law

Rhonda Wasserman is a Professor of Law at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law, where she teaches Civil Procedure, Conflict of Laws, Transnational Litigation, and a seminar on Electronic Discovery. She is a graduate of Cornell University and Yale Law School. Professor Wasserman is an Elected Member of the American Law Institute. She served as the Reporter for the Local Rules Committee of the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania and as a Member of its Advisory Committee for the Study of Rules of Practice. She is the author of Transnational Class Actions and Interjurisdictional Preclusion, 86 Notre Dame L. Rev. 313 (2011), and numerous other articles on class actions, jurisdiction, and interjurisdictional preclusion. Professor Wasserman has won numerous awards for her teaching, including the Chancellor’s Distinguished Teaching Award and the Pitt Student Bar Association’s “Excellence-in-Teaching” Award.