David G. Carlson

Professor of Law


B.A., 1974, University of California at Santa Barbara
J.D., 1977, Hastings College of Law, University of California

Areas of Expertise

Commercial Law


Professor Carlson is the author of more than 90 articles on the subjects of debtor-creditor law and legal philosophy. He was editor-in-chief of the Hastings Law Journal and an associate at Cravath, Swaine & Moore. He recently published a revision of Gilmore's classic treatise, now titled Gilmore and Carlson on Secured Lending: Claims in Bankruptcy.

Contact Information


Cardozo School of Law
55 Fifth Avenue, Room 501
New York, NY 10003

Office Hours
Mon. 2 - 5 p.m.