Manal Totry- Jubran
(Full Professor)

Bar Ilan University, Faculty of Law


law and space, law and society, property, multiculturalism, land use planning, legal geography
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About Me

Manal is lecturer at the Law faculty - Bar Ilan University. She was a Post Doctorial Fellow at the Faculty of Law, the Hebrew University. She recieved her Ph.d. from the Faculty of Law, University of Tel- Aviv. Her dissertation under the supervision of Prof. Yishai Blank, is titled "In the Name of the Diversity Discourse: the Role of the Law in Designing Urban Spatial Segregation on the Basis of Nationally". She received her LL.M. (Magna cum Laude) from the Faculty of Law, University of Tel- Aviv. Title of Master’s thesis: "Public Participation in the Israeli Planning Law: Wadi Nisnas as a Test Case". In 2003, Manal received the annual Rozen Zvi scholarship for excellent LL.M student and received a prize from “Walter Lebach institute”, for promoting equality and respectability between Arabs and Jews in Israel, based on Master’s Thesis. In 2004 she received a scholarship support from “The Arab Center for Alternative Planning”. In 2005 she was awarded a prize from “Zvi Zelbeger foundation”, for the best paper on Local Authority, based on Master’s thesis. In 2012 she was awarded Scholarship support by Mr. and Mrs. Whitman Foundation. In 2015 she was awarded the Ma’of scholarship for outstanding Arab students, The Council for Higher Education. In 2016 she received a research grant on "The Legal Regulation of Acquisition Groups in Israel", funded by the Gazit- Globe Real Estate Institution 



  • Israel Doron, Manal Totry-Jubran, Guy Enosh and Tal Regev, “An American Friend in an Israeli Court: An Empirical Perspective,” THE ISRAEL LAW REVIEW , 2015.
  • Israel Doron, Manal Totry-Jubran, Guy Enosh and Tal Regev,, “A Decade of Amicus Curiae: An Empirical Analysis of Israeli Court Decisions,” TEL AVIV UNIVERSITY LAW REVIEW, 2011.
  • Manal Totry-Jubran, “Public Participation in the Israeli Planning Law: Wadi Nisnas as a Test Case,” MISHPAT UMIMSHAL: LAW AND GOVERNMENT IN ISRAEL, 2007.
  • Israel Doron and Manal Totry-Jubran, “The Birth and Development of an Israeli Amicus Curiae,” ALEI MISHPAT , 2006.
  • Israel Doron and Manal Totry-Jubran, “Too Little, Too Late? An American Amicus In An Israeli Court,” TEMPLE INTERNATIONAL AND COMPARATIVE LAW JOURNAL , 2005.
  • Manal Totry –Jubran, “The Emergence of “Israeli Mixed Cities in the Making”: Players in the Private and Public Domains ,” Din Udvarim , 2017.
  • Manal Totry –Jubran, “Privatization and Exclusion in the City: Associations for “Self-Construction” as Producers of Separated Spatial Enclaves ,” MISHPATIM , 2017.
  • Manal Totry Jubran, “Beyond Walls and Fences: Exploring the Legal Geography of Gated Communities in Mixed Cities,” 26 Journal of Law & Policy (Brooklyn Law School) 123, 2018.
  • Manal Totry-Jubran, ““Law, Space and Society: Exploring the Legal Challenges of Middle-Class Ethnic Minority Flight”,” 34 HARVARD JOURNAL ON RACIAL & ETHNIC JUSTICE 57, 2018.
  • Manal Totry-Jubran, “Historical Justice of Private History in State Building,” THEORETICAL INQUIRIES OF LAW , July 2020.
  • Manal Totry-Jubran, “Transitional Justice in Housing Injustice: The Case of Housing Rights Violations Within Settler Democracies,” 52 VANDERBILT JOURNAL OF TRANSNATIONAL LAW 795 (2019), October 2019.

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