Faculty - Budapest

James Klebba is Professor of Law Emeritus at Loyola University New Orleans College of Law. Prior to joining the faculty at Loyola in 1973, Professor Klebba was in private practice with the firm of Dorsey and Whitney in Minneapolis. He also has experience as an arbitrator.

Professor Klebba has served the law school previously as Associate Dean and also as Interim Dean and Dean. Professor Klebba was a visiting law professor at the Universities of Minnesota, Missouri and Kansas. He has lectured extensively in Eastern Europe and the former U.S.S.R. and has been the Director of Loyola's Summer Legal Studies Program in Moscow and Budapest. In the fall semester of 2004, he was a Fulbright Scholar at the University of Belgrade.

Professor Klebba is a former chair of the Association of American Law Schools' Section on Civil Procedure. He teaches courses in the areas of civil procedure, evidence, federal courts and comparative judicial systems.

Gabor Hamza is Professor of Law and Chairman of the Center for European Studies and Chair Professor of the Department of Roman Law at the Eötvös Loránd University Law School in Budapest. He received a J.D. degree from that university in 1973 and a diploma from the International School of Comparative Law in Amsterdam in 1973. He is a member of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences since 2004. He has been a visiting professor of law at the University of Memphis, Syracuse University and a Fulbright Visiting Professor at the Benjamin Cardozo School of Law of Yeshiva University. He has also lectured, or been a visiting professor, at the Universities of Paris, Aix-en-Provence, Liège, Amsterdam, Milano, Rome, Parma, Salerno, Verona, Cologne, Munich, Madrid, Valparaiso (Chile) and Fukuoka (Japan) among others.