Biography

Part-time Visiting Professor John J. Osborn Jr. is the author of several novels including The Paper Chase, The Associates, and The Man Who Owned New York. His articles, stories, book reviews and essays have appeared in New York University Law Review, The Cardozo Journal of Law and Literature, The Washington Post, The New York Times, San Jose Mercury News, California Lawyer, and many other publications. Osborn has written television scripts for 20th Century Fox, Paramount Studios, Warner Brothers, Viacom/Showtime, and many other entertainment companies. Movies and television series based on his books, and on which he worked, have won numerous awards.

Education
BA, Harvard University
JD, Harvard University
Expertise
Estate Law
Law and Literature
Law Review and Journal Articles
“Kingsfield Meditates,” 19 Richmond Journal of Law and the Public Interest (Forthcoming, 2016).