Richard Steinberg teaches International Business Transactions, Public International Law, International Trade Law, Legal Process and Philosophy for LLM Students, National Security Law, Politics and International Law, and Theories of International Law.
Professor Steinberg is on the editorial boards of the American Journal of International Law and International Organization. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.
Professor Steinberg has written numerous articles and books on international law. His most recent books are The Evolution of the Trade Regime: Economics, Law, and Politics of the GATT/WTO (co-authored, 2006, Princeton University Press) and The Greening of Trade Law: International Trade Organizations and Environmental Issues (2001, Rowman & Littlefield).
Prior to arriving at UCLA School of Law, Professor Steinberg worked as Assistant General Counsel to the United States Trade Representative in Washington, D.C., and later as an associate with Morrison & Foerster in San Francisco. He also served as Project Director at the Berkeley Roundtable on International Economy (BRIE) at UC Berkeley.