Gary G. Neustadter

Professor of Law

Professor Neustadter has been extensively involved in the Santa Clara University community since he joined the law faculty in 1975. He has served as the law school’s Associate Dean for Academic Affairs from 1986 to 1991, as well serving as the President of the University’s Faculty Senate and as the University’s Faculty Athletic Representative. Neustadter continues to serve as the Chair to the Athletics Advisory Board. He also supervises law student work in consumer and bankruptcy matters at the Katharine and George Alexander Community Law Center. Prior to joining the Santa Clara University School of Law faculty, Professor Neustadter practiced commercial litigation with a Los Angeles Firm.


J.D., University of California, Los Angeles, 1971

B.A., University of California, Los Angeles, 1968

Areas of Specialization

Debtors’ and Creditors’ Rights, Secured Credit, Sales, Contracts, Consumer Protection, Interviewing and Counseling

Affiliations and Honors

  • Innovative Teaching Award, 1997
  • Chair, Steering Committee for NCAA Certification of Athletic Department
  • Member, Santa Clara Faculty Handbook Revision Committee
  • Drafter, Santa Clara University Policy on Unlawful Discrimination and Unlawful Harassment