Kathleen M. Sullivan is the Dean of Stanford Law School, where she also holds the Richard E. Lang Professorship of Law as well as the Stanley Morrison Professorship of Law. She received a B.A. in 1976 from Cornell University, a B.A. with first-class honours in 1978 from Oxford University, which she attended as a Marshall Scholar and a J.D. in 1981 from Harvard Law School, where she won the Ames moot court competition.