Dr. Uri Nir

Lecturer in the Law School


Dr. Uri Nir received a Doctor of Law (Ph.D.) from Bar Ilan University and studied “Contract Law in a Changing Reality.” He has a Master of Law (L.L.M) from the Faculty of Law at Bar Ilan University and his thesis deals with the Defective Products Warranty Law. Nir served as Dean of Law School at the Carmel Academic Center and as a visiting scholar at the University of Pennsylvania Law School. He is an expert in contract law and tort law. He also serves as an external lecturer in the Bar Ilan University’s Law Faculty.


Bachelor of Law, Bar-Ilan University, 1995
Master of Laws from Bar Ilan University, 2001.
PhD in Law Philosophy from Bar Ilan University, 2011.

Teaching Areas

Contract Law, Torts, Civil Procedure, Introduction to Israeli Law, Defamation and Privacy Law, and Consumer Protection Law

Research interests

Contract law, tort law, the effects of the Internet on civil law