Sergio J. Campos

Professor of Law

Litigation and Dispute Resolution Concentration Affiliated Faculty
J.D. 2003, Yale Law School
A.B. 2000, Harvard College

Phone: (305)284-5899
Office: G380

Sergio Campos joined the University of Miami School of Law faculty in 2009. Prior to joining the faculty, he was Charles Hamilton Houston Fellow at Harvard Law School and was in private practice. He also clerked for the Honorable Juan R. Torruella of the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit and the Honorable Patti B. Saris of the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts. His research interests include civil procedure, federal courts, and remedies.

 Publications

The Commonality of Causation, (2020).

The Uncertain Path of Class Action Law, 40 Cardozo L. Rev. 2223 (2019).

E-Notice and Comment on Due Process, 2019 Jotwell: The Journal of Things We Like (Lots) 1-3 (2019).

Discovery Disclosure and Deterrence, with Cheng Li, 71 Vanderbilt Law Review 1993-2014 (2018).

Practice Makes Perfect, 2018 Jotwell: The Journal of Things We Like (Lots) 1-2 (2018).

Uncovering through Discovery, 2018 Jotwell: The Journal of Things We Like (Lots) 1-2 (2018).

Do Claims about Claims to Claims Matter, 2017 Jotwell: The Journal of Things We Like (Lots) [154]-[155] (2017).

Brief of Complex Litigation Law Professors as Amici Curiae in Support of Respondents, (2016).

Changing Course, 65 University of Kansas Law Review 1025-1052 (2016).

Classing up the Agency, 2016 Jotwell: The Journal of Things We Like (Lots) [249]-[250] (2016).

The Class Action as Trust, 91 Washington Law Review 1461-1522 (2016).

Brief of Amicus Curiae Complex Litigation Law Professors in Support of Respondents, (2015).

Standing (in) for the Government, 2015 Jotwell: The Journal of Things We Like (Lots) [419]-[420] (2015).

Class Actions and Justiciability, 66 Florida Law Review 553-622 (2014).

The Erie-ness of the Rules, 2014 Jotwell: The Journal of Things We Like (Lots) [296]-[297] (2014).

Opinion Analysis: No Common Ground, (2013).

Back to the Future, 2013 Jotwell: The Journal of Things We Like (Lots) [358]-[360] (2013).

Class Actions All the Way down, 113 Columbia Law Review Sidebar 20-31 (2013).

Does the Individual Mandate Coerce?, with Raphael Boleslavsky, 68 University of Miami Law Review 1-18 (2013).

The Conventional Option, 91 Washington University Law Review 867-910 (2013).

Argument Recap: You Say Tomato . . ., (2012).

Lambs to the Slaughter Here, (2012).

Argument Preview: An Inch or a Mile?, (2012).

Mass Torts and Due Process, 65 Vanderbilt Law Review 1059 (2012).

Proof of Classwide Injury, 37 Brooklyn J. Int'l L. 751 (2012).

Erie as a Choice of Enforcement Defaults, 64 Florida Law Review 1573-1632 (2012).

Striking out Specious Claims in Mass Tort Global Settlements, 2012 Jotwell: The Journal of Things We Like (Lots) [237]-[238] (2012).

Putting the Cart Before the Horse, (2011).

Debate, The Future of Mass Torts, (2011).

The Future of Mass Torts, 159 University of Pennsylvania Law Review PENNumbra 231-252 (2010).

Subordination and the Fortuity of Our Circumstances, 41 University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform 585-668 (2007).

Collective Procedures and the “Day in Court” Ideal.

 News / Media

Professor Sergio Campos comments in "Florida ruling could force tobacco sector's hand in Engle cases" in Thompson Reuters.

Professor Sergio Campos was a guest blogger on the SCOTUSblog, discussingComcast Corp v. Behrend and the Justices' reaction to both party's arguments on the facts of the case. Read blog post

Professor Sergio Campos was a guest blogger on the SCOTUSblog, discussingWal-Mart Stores, Inc. v. Dukes and how that case was one of the Court's most significant class action decisions in decades. Read blog post

Phone: (305)284-5899
Office: G380
Faculty Assistant

Gonzalez, Ana

Phone: (305) 284-2052
Office: G387