Edward K. Cheng

- Brooklyn Law School

Ed Cheng is Professor of Law at Brooklyn Law School.  His scholarship focuses on scientific, expert, and statistical evidence, and he is co-author of the five-volume treatise Modern Scientific Evidence (with David Faigman, Michael Saks and Joseph Sanders).  His recent work has appeared in Columbia Law Review (2009), Stanford Law Review (2008), and Duke Law Journal (2007). Professor Cheng holds a J.D. cum laude from Harvard Law School, where he was the Articles, Book Reviews & Commentaries Chair of the Harvard Law Review, and is currently a Ph.D. student in the Department of Statistics at Columbia University.  He also holds a B.S.E. summa cum laude in Electrical Engineering from Princeton and an M.Sc. with distinction in Information Systems from the London School of Economics, where he was a Fulbright Scholar.  Prior to joining the Brooklyn Law School faculty, he clerked for Judge Stephen F. Williams of the United States Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, and he was the Searle Fellow at Northwestern University School of Law. He currently serves as the Chair of the Section on Evidence of the American Association of Law Schools.