Associate Professor of Legal Analysis, Writing and Research
Russell Gold specializes in teaching Legal Analysis, Writing & Research and Litigation Drafting. Professor Gold’s recent research, which is to be published in the Notre Dame Law Review, Washington Law Review and the Georgia Law Review, focuses on the comparative analysis between civil and criminal procedure.
Prior to joining Wake Forest Law in 2016, Professor Gold served as a Law Clerk in the United States Court of Appeals, practiced litigation focusing on class actions at Gibson Dunn and served as an Acting Assistant Professor and Associate Director of the Lawyering Program at New York University School of Law.
During Professor Gold's time spent teaching at NYU School of Law, he was awarded the Albert Podell Distinguished Teaching Award. He graduated summa cum laude from Arizona State University, where he doubled majored in Political Science and Economics. Following graduation, Professor Gold spent a year in AmeriCorps. He then went on to George Washington University Law School, where he graduated with highest honors.