John Greabe

John Greabe

Director, Warren B. Rudman Center for Justice, Leadership & Public Service
Phone: (603) 513-5191
Office: UNH School of Law, 2 White Street, Concord, NH 03301

Professor John Greabe directs the Warren B. Rudman Center for Justice, Leadership & Public Service and is a professor of law at the UNH Franklin Pierce School of Law.

Professor Greabe teaches constitutional law, civil procedure, and related courses. His scholarship focuses on constitutional law, federal courts, and civil rights litigation. His papers have appeared in a number of law journals including the Columbia, Virginia, Notre Dame, Boston University, Houston, Buffalo, Vermont, New England, and UNH Law Reviews; Constitutional Commentary; the William & Mary Bill of Rights Journal; the Harvard Law Review Forum; and the Review of Banking and Financial Law.

Professor Greabe also writes a monthly Constitutional Connections column for the Concord Monitor.

Professor Greabe is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court; the United States Courts of Appeals for the First, Seventh, and Eighth Circuits; the United States District Courts for the Districts of New Hampshire and Massachusetts; the New Hampshire Supreme Court; and the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court.

Professor Greabe previously taught at Vermont Law School, had an appellate practice, and clerked for 17 years for a number of appeals and district court judges within the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit.

John Greabe


Courses Taught

  • LGP 909: Civil Procedure
  • LGP 916: Constitutional Law
  • LGP 918: Constitutional Law I
  • LRS 905: Independent Study


  • J.D., Harvard Law School
  • B.A., Classics, Dartmouth College

Research Interests

  • Constitutional Law
  • Judicial/Law Administration
  • Law & Legal Studies
  • Trial Law

Selected Publications