Assistant Professor Adam Abelkop

Adam Abelkop

Assistant Professor of Legal Writing

Full-Time Faculty

Zief Law Library, Room 14


Adam Abelkop teaches legal research, writing, and analysis.

From 2016 to 2019, he served as a teaching fellow supervising Stanford Law School's Environmental Law and Policy LLM program. His research focuses on institutional analysis within the realm of public health and environmental protection. Adam has written on chemical risk regulation, international and domestic climate change policy, and the role of tort law in environmental protection. He earned his PhD in Public Policy from Indiana University and his JD from the University of Iowa College of Law. He lives in Redwood City with his wife, daughter, and two doodles.

PhD, Indiana University
JD, University of Iowa College of Law
BA, Wake Forest University