Stanford Experts

Michael S. Wald

Title:
Professor of Law, emeritus

Email:
mwald@stanford.edu

Phone:
(650) 723-0322

Website:
http://www.law.stanford.edu/profile/michael-s-wald

Description

Deeply devoted to the cause of children’s rights and welfare and a frequent expert advisor on youth and children’s legal issues nationwide, Michael S. Wald, who has been a member of the SLS faculty since 1967, has had a distinguished career as an academic researcher, teacher, and public official. He is one of the leading national authorities on legal policy toward children, and he drafted the American Bar Association’s Standards Related to Child Abuse and Neglect, as well as major federal and state legislation regarding child welfare.