Faculty Scholarship

The faculty members of Arizona Law are among the most influential legal scholars in the world. Our faculty routinely produce powerful and provocative scholarship, from shaping legal debate on water policy and ethics, to conducting research that identifies and solves important real-world challenges like jury bias and internet censorship.

2019

Articles in Books

  • Wexler, David, 

    Epílogo:  Próximos Pasos en el Desarrollo de la Justicia Terapéutica (Afterword:  Next Steps in the Development of Therapeutic Jurisprudence) in Hacia un Proceso Penal Mas Reparador y Resocializador:  Avances Desde la Justicia Terapeutica 405 (E. Pillado & T. Farto eds., 2019) (co-author, with Karla Gonzalez).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3424859 Available at:

2018

Articles in Books

  • Wexler, David, 

    Mental Health Law and the Seeds of Therapeutic Jurisprudence, in The Roots of Modern Psychology and Law:  A Narrative History 78 (Thomas Grisso & Stanley L. Brodsky eds., 2018).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3129093
  • Wexler, David, 

    Can an ACE Screening Interview Itself be Therapeutic?, in Therapeutic Jurisprudence in the Mainstream ___ (forthcoming 2018).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3287223.

Articles

  • Wexler, David, 

    The Therapeutic Application of the Law and the Need for Amicus Justitia Briefs, in Therapeutic Jurisprudence in the Mainstream ___ (forthcoming 2018).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3168768

Other Writings

  • Wexler, David, 

    Michael Jones:  A Therapeutic Legacy, 2018 Int'l J. Therapeutic Juris. i.

2017

Articles in Books

  • Wexler, David, 

    Creating a Reentry Court by Wagging the 'Probation Tail', in Therapeutic Jurisprudence in the Mainstream ___ (forthcoming 2017).

    Available at: http:\\ssrn.com\abstract=2938119
  • Wexler, David, 

    A Pro Forma Expungement Proceeding:  A Lost Therapeutic Opportunity?, in Therapeutic Jurisprudence in the Mainstream ___ (forthcoming 2017).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3039054

Articles

  • Wexler, David, 

    Louisiana Reentry Court Promotes Seamless Transition between Sentencing, Incarceration and Post Release Services – Some Potential Exportable Elements, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 17-06 (2017) (co-author, with William Knight & Caroline Cooper).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2926512

2016

Articles

  • Wexler, David, 

    Guiding Court Conversation along Pathways Conducive to Rehabilitation:  Integrating Procedural Justice and Therapeutic Jurisprudence, 1 Int'l J. Therapeutic Juris. 367 (2016).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2677431
  • Wexler, David, 

    The International Framework for Court Excellence and Therapeutic Jurisprudence:  Creating Excellent Courts and Enhancing Wellbeing, 25 J. Judicial Admin. 148 (2016), (co-author, with Elizabeth Richardson & Pauline Spencer).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2782162
  • Wexler, David, 

    La Importancia Del “Viñedo” De La Justicia Terapéutica Va Más Allá De La Justicia Procesal, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 16-15 (2016) (co-author, with Manuel Pérez Muñiz).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2783878
  • Wexler, David, 

    Getting Started with the Mainstreaming of Therapeutic Jurisprudence in Criminal Cases:  Tips on How and Where to Begin, 14 Revista Española de Investigación Criminológica (2016).

    Available at: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2858589 Available at:

2015

Articles in Books

  • Wexler, David, 

    Moving Forward on Mainstreaming Therapeutic Jurisprudence:   An Ongoing Process to Facilitate the Therapeutic Design and Application of the Law, in Therapeutic Jurisprudence:  New Zealand Perspectives v (Warren Brookbanks ed., 2015).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2564613

Articles

2014

Books

  • Wexler, David, 

    Justicia Terapéutica:  Experiencias y Aplicaciones (2014) (co-editor, with Francisca Fariña Rivera, Luz Anyela Morales Quintero & Sara Patricia Colín Soto & author of Nuevo vino en nuevas botellas:  la necesidad de diseñar un “código” de procesos y prácticas penales desde la perspectiva de la Justicia Terapéutica 1).

Articles in Books

  • Wexler, David, 

    Proposing a Hearty Toast to Professor Christian Diesen:  Pouring an Abundance of TJ Wine into a TJ-Friendly Swedish Bottle, in Festskrift till Christian Diesen 127 (Simon Andersson & Katrin Lainpelto eds., 2014).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2540117

Articles

  • Wexler, David, 

    The International and Interdisciplinary Project to Mainstream Therapeutic Jurisprudence (TJ) in Criminal Courts:  An Update, a Law School Component, and an Invitation, ___ Alaska J. Dis. Res. ___ (forthcoming 2014).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2399914
  • Wexler, David, 

    New Wine in New Bottles:  The Need to Sketch a Therapeutic Jurisprudence “Code” of Proposed Criminal Processes and Practice, 7 Ariz. Summit L. Rev. 463 (2014).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2065454
  • Wexler, David, 

    Nuevo Vino en Nuevas Botellas:  La Necesidad de Diseñar un 'Código' de Procesos y Prácticas Penales Desde la Perspectiva de la Justicia Terapéutica (New Wine in New Bottles:  The Need to Sketch a Therapeutic Jurisprudence ‘Code’ of proposed Criminal Processes and Practices), Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 14-22 (2014).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2466124
  • Wexler, David, 

    Justicia Terapéutica: Una Visión General (Therapeutic Jurisprudence:  An Orientation), Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 14-23 (2014).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2468365
  • Wexler, David, 

    All Eyes and Ears on TJ:  A Collection of Videos and Audios Relating to Therapeutic Jurisprudence, 3 Accord:  Legal J. Prac. 209 (2014) (co-author, with Samira Yassin Hernández & Lonny García Hernández).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2178647
  • Wexler, David, 

    Wine & Bottles:  A Metaphor & a Methodology for Mainstreaming TJ, Therapeutic Jurisprudence in the Mainstream, https://mainstreamtj.wordpress.com/2014/07/29/wine-bottles-a-metaphor-a-... (July 29, 2014).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2553868 Available at:

Other Writings

  • Wexler, David, 

    A Forward-Looking Foreword, in Offender Release and Supervision:  The Role of Courts and the Use of Discretion 1 (Martine Herzog-Evans ed., 2014).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2595290
  • Wexler, David, 

    Therapeutic Jurisprudence, in Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice 5202 (2014) (co-author, with Barbara A. Babb).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2360252

2013

Articles in Books

Articles

  • Wexler, David, 

    Synergizing Therapeutic Jurisprudence and Positive Criminology, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 13-33 (2013) (co-author, with Tali Gal).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2287424
  • Wexler, David, 

    Employing the “Last Best Offer” Approach in Criminal Settlement Conferences:  The Therapeutic Application of an Arbitration Technique in Judicial Mediation, 6 Phoenix L. Rev. 843 (2013) (co-author, with Michael D. Jones).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2208050
  • Wexler, David, 

    Getting and Giving: What Therapeutic Jurisprudence Can Get From and Give To Positive Criminology, 6 Phoenix L. Rev. 907 (2013).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2220509

2012

Articles in Books

  • Wexler, David, 

    Restorative Justice and Therapeutic Jurisprudence:  All in the Family, in Restorative Justice Today:  Practical Applications 27 (Katherine S. van Wormer & Lorenn Walker eds., 2012).

Articles

  • Wexler, David, 

    Therapeutic Jurisprudence Across the Law School Curriculum: 2012, 5 Phoenix Law Review 791 (2012).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1910742
  • Wexler, David, 

    Elevating Therapeutic Jurisprudence: Structural Suggestions for Promoting a Therapeutic Jurisprudence Perspective in the Appellate Courts, 5 Phoenix L. Rev. 777 (2012).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2001046
  • Wexler, David, 

    Foreword: An Unshackled Law Review and Its Ground-Breaking Annual Issue on Therapeutic Jurisprudence and Comprehensive Law, 5 Phoenix L. Rev. 671 (2012).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2083183

2011

Articles in Books

  • Wexler, David, 

    Victim Legal Clinics and Legal System Victim Impact Statements:  Addressing the Therapeutic Aspects of Victim Participation in Justice, in Therapeutic Jurisprudence and Victim Participation in Justice:  International Perspectives 89 (Edna Erez, Michael Kilchling, & Jo-Anne Wemmers eds., 2011).

Articles

  • Wexler, David, 

    Lawyer-Assistance-Program Attorneys and the Practice of Therapeutic Jurisprudence, 47 Court Review 64 (2011).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1876065
  • Wexler, David, 

    Therapeutic Jurisprudence, Criminal Law Practice, and Relationship-Centered Lawyering, 2 Chapman J. Crim. Just. 93 (2011).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1456463
  • Wexler, David, 

    Retooling Reintegration: A Reentry Moot Court, 2 Chapman J. Crim. Just. 191 (2011).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1526626
  • Wexler, David, 

    From Theory to Practice and Back Again in Therapeutic Jurisprudence: Now Comes the Hard Part, 37 Monash U. L. Rev. 33 (2011).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1580129
  • Wexler, David, 

    Advice for the U.S. Sentencing Commissioners: The Relevance of Therapeutic Jurisprudence and its Literature, 23 Fed. Sent'g Rep. 278 (2011).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1743675
  • Wexler, David, 

    Therapeutic Jurisprudence and Family-Friendly Criminal Law Practice, 17 Barry L. Rev. 7 (2011).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1753265

2010

Articles

  • Wexler, David, 

    Therapeutic Jurisprudence and its Application to Criminal Justice Research and Development, 7 Irish Probation J. 94 (2010).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1628804

2009

Articles

  • Wexler, David, 

    Therapeutic Jurisprudence, Legal Landscapes, and Form Reform: The Case of Diversion, 10 Fla. Coastal L. Rev. 361 (2009).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1340705
  • Wexler, David, 

    Therapeutic Jurisprudence in Puerto Rico: An Introduction to the Special Issue, 78 Rev. Jur. U.P.R. 1 (2009).

Other Writings

  • Wexler, David, 

    Therapeutic Jurisprudence, in Principles of Addiction Medicine 1519 (Richard Ries et al. eds., 4th ed. 2009) (co-author, with Bruce J. Winick).

2008

Books

  • Wexler, David, 

    Rehabilitating Lawyers:  Principles of Therapeutic Jurisprudence for Criminal Law Practice (2008) (editor & author of Introduction xvii, Author’s Closing Comments 140, and Crime Victims, Law Students, and Therapeutic Jurisprudence Training 323).

Articles in Books

  • Wexler, David, 

    Jurisprudencia Terapeutica: Como Podem os Tribunais Contribuir para a Rehabilitacao Dos Transgressores, in Psicologia e Justica 421 (Antonio Castro Fonseca ed., 2008).

Articles

2007

Articles in Books

  • Wexler, David, 

    Interviewing Offenders: A Therapeutic Jurisprudential Approach, in Offenders' Memories of Violent Crimes 355 (Sven A. Christianson ed., 2007) (co-author, with Ulf Holmberg & Sven A. Christianson).

  • Wexler, David, 

    The TJ Criminal Lawyer: Therapeutic Jurisprudence and Criminal Law Practice, in The Affective Assistance of Counsel 367 (Marjorie Silver ed., 2007).