William Carter Jr

  • Co-Director, Center for Civil Rights and Racial Justice
  • Professor of Law

William M. Carter Jr. is a Professor of Law at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law and led the school as dean for six years from July 2012 to July 2018. Prior to joining Pitt Law, Carter was Professor of Law at the Temple University Beasley School of Law and Case Western Reserve Law School, focusing his scholarship in the areas of constitutional law, civil procedure, political and civil rights, and litigation.

Upon graduation from law school, Professor Carter worked as a litigation associate in the Washington, D.C. offices of Squire, Sanders & Dempsey and Ropes & Gray.

    Education & Training

  • JD, Case Western Reserve University School Of Law, Magna Cum Laude, Order of the Coif
  • BS, English Education, Bowling Green State University