Lawrence Lessig

1961 - Today

Lawrence Lessig

Lester Lawrence Lessig III (born June 3, 1961) is an American academic, attorney, and political activist. He is the Roy L. Furman Professor of Law at Harvard Law School and the former director of the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics at Harvard University. Lessig was a candidate for the Democratic Party's nomination for president of the United States in the 2016 U.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lawrence Lessig has received more than 1,572,141 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 41st most popular lawyer.

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  • 3.61

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.92

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among lawyers, Lawrence Lessig ranks 42 out of 49Before him are William Rehnquist, Clarence Darrow, Navi Pillay, Louis Brandeis, Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr., and George Hadley. After him are Michael Cohen, Wendell Willkie, Louise Arbour, A. V. Dicey, Scooter Libby, and Ken Starr.

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Among people born in 1961, Lawrence Lessig ranks 181Before him are Corinne Hermès, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Maggie Wheeler, Dana Reeve, Armin Veh, and Samantha Bond. After him are Denis Lavant, Luis Herrera, Jonathan Coe, Riad al-Asaad, Steven Moffat, and Alison Moyet.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Lawrence Lessig ranks 5,774 out of 12,171Before him are Walter Block (1941), William Blum (1933), Mike Farrell (1939), Solomon W. Golomb (1932), Rosie O'Donnell (1962), and Allen Toussaint (1938). After him are Michael Cudlitz (1964), Fred Williamson (1938), Jimmy Giuffre (1921), Brian Hyland (1943), Topher Grace (1978), and Neal Stephenson (1959).

Among LAWYERS In United States

Among lawyers born in United States, Lawrence Lessig ranks 9Before him are Warren Christopher (1925), Alan Dershowitz (1938), William Rehnquist (1924), Clarence Darrow (1857), Louis Brandeis (1856), and Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. (1841). After him are Michael Cohen (1966), Scooter Libby (1950), Ken Starr (1946), Christopher A. Wray (1966), and Amy Chua (1962).