Tenured and Tenure-Track Faculty
Frederic Bloom

Associate Professor

453 Wolf Law Building
University of Colorado Law School
401 UCB
Boulder, CO  80309-0401
Office: 453
Phone: (303) 492-3860
E-mail: Frederic.Bloom@Colorado.EDU

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Educational Background:
J.D.   Stanford Law School   2002   Order of the Coif
B.A.   Washington University in St. Louis   1997   summa cum laude
Frederic Bloom joined the University of Colorado Law School faculty as an Associate Professor with tenure in 2012. Professor Bloom received his J.D. from Stanford Law School, where he graduated Order of the Coif. He clerked for the Honorable Sidney Thomas of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and for the Honorable Marilyn Hall Patel of the United States District Court for the Northern District of California. Professor Bloom's scholarship concentrates on issues of structure, method, and design in modern federal courts. He teaches Civil Procedure, Evidence, Federal Courts, and related courses.


Suing Courts, 79 University of Chicago Law Review 553 (2012)(with Chris Serkin).
Information Lost and Found, 100 California Law Review 635 (2012).
Jurisdiction's Noble Lie, 61 Stanford Law Review 971 (2009).
State Courts Unbound, 93 Cornell Law Review 501 (2008).
Unconstitutional Courses, 86 Washington University Law Review 1679 (2005).

Symposia, Invited Essays, and Short Articles

Cooper's Quiet Demise, 53 Saint Louis University Law Journal 1115 (2008) (symposium).


Spring 2015 Evidence LAWS 6353-002
Spring 2015 Federal Courts LAWS 7003-001
Fall 2014 Civil Procedure LAWS 5303-802
Fall 2013 Civil Procedure LAWS 5303-802
Fall 2013 Federal Courts LAWS 7003-001
Spring 2013 Evidence LAWS 6353-001
Spring 2013 Federal Courts LAWS 7003-001
Fall 2012 Civil Procedure LAWS 5303-804