Ndjuoh MehChu   

Ndjuoh MehChu

Associate Professor of Law

  • Degrees:

  • J.D., The University of Chicago Law School, B.A., Rutgers University
  • Contact:

  • [email protected]
  • Tel:  973-642-8500
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Courses:

  • Torts; Civil Rights

Professor Ndjuoh MehChu joined Seton Hall Law in July 2020. An interdisciplinary scholar, he writes primarily in the areas of human and civil rights, criminal justice reform and critical race theory. His article, No Child Left Behind?: An Interest Convergence Roadmap to the U.S. Ratification of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, was competitively selected for presentation at the 2019 Global Human Rights Conference in The Hague, Netherlands.

Prior to joining the Law School, Professor MehChu was an inaugural Thurgood Marshall Law Teaching Fellow at Howard University School of Law. He was also a legal fellow at the Southern Poverty Law Center, where he worked on issues related to civil rights, criminal justice reform and children’s rights. Professor MehChu clerked for the Honorable Jack B. Weinstein on the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York.

Before attending law school Professor MehChu was a special education and math teacher in the South Bronx, New York. Raised in Jersey City, New Jersey, he holds a B.A. in Africana Studies with highest honors and a B.A. in economics from Rutgers University-New Brunswick and earned a JD from the University of Chicago Law School.

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

LAW REVIEW ARTICLES

Help Me to Find My Children: A Thirteenth Amendment Challenge to Family Separation, 17 Stan. J. C.R. & C.L._ (forthcoming 2021)

Nickels and Dimes? Rethinking the Imposition of Special Assessment Fees on Indigent Defendants, 99 N.C.L. Rev_ (forthcoming 2021)

No Child Left Behind?: An Interest Convergence Roadmap to the U.S. Ratification of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, 76 N.Y.U. Ann. Surv. Am. L. (forthcoming 2020)

OTHER JOURNAL ARTICLES

Whole Foods, Fresh Concerns?: How the Recoupment Requirement Misses the Mark on Amazon’s Anticompetitive Practices, Economic Analysis of Law in European Legal Scholarship (2019) (Springer)

PRESENTATIONS

Full list of presentations available in Curriculum Vitae

Help Me To Find My Children, Faculty Workshop, Seton Hall Law School (2020)

Examining the Viability of Trademark Registrations involving the N-word in the Wake of Matal v. Tam, Race and IP Conference, New York University School of Law (2019)

Examining the Viability of Trademark Registrations involving the N-word in the Wake of Matal v. Tam, Faculty Colloquium, Howard Law School (2019)

No Child Left Behind?: An Interest Convergence Roadmap to the U.S. Ratification of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, Global Human Rights Conference, The Hague, Netherlands (2019)

Cost-Benefit Analysis of Impersonal Default Rules on Rational and Informed Decisionmakers, 4th Law and Economics Conference in Lucerne, University of Lucerne School of Law (2018)

Whole Foods, Fresh Concerns? How the Recoupment Requirement Misses the Mark on Amazon’s Anticompetitive Practices, 7th Law and Economics Conference in Lucerne, University of Lucerne School of Law (2018)

Bars and Budgets: An Overview of Criminal Justice Reform in Illinois, Cook County Bar Association Criminal Justice Symposium, Chicago, Illinois (2017)