Robert H. Mnookin

Emeritus Fellows / Lifetime Achievement
Practicing In: Massachusetts
Member Since: 1999


Robert H. Mnookin
Harvard Law School
Williston Professor of Law
Director, Harvard Negotiation Research Project
Chair, Program on Negotiation (Emeritus)
Hauser 416
Cambridge MA 02138


Robert H. Mnookin is the Samuel Williston Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, the Chair of the Steering Committee of the Program on Ne;tiation at Harvard Law School, and the Director of the Harvard Ne;tiation Research Project. A leading scholar in the field of conflict resolution, Professor Mnookin has applied his interdisciplinary approach to ne;tiation and conflict resolution to a remarkable range of problems; both public and private.

A renowned teacher and lecturer, Professor Mnookin has taught numerous workshops for corporations, ;vernmental agencies and law firms throughout the world and trained many executives and professionals in ne;tiation and mediation skills. On behalf of the World Intellectual Property Organization in Geneva, he designed and has taught annual workshops for intellectual property professionals. Professor Mnookin has served as a consultant to ;vernments, international agencies, major corporations and law firms. As a neutral arbitrator or mediator, he has resolved numerous complex commercial disputes.

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