Law professors in the Obama transition: 35 and counting

by on November 21, 2008  •  In Uncategorized

Transition teams for the new administration are lawyering up. Following is a list of Lawbama profs:

Alex Aleinikoff – Georgetown Law – Immigration policy working group co-leader

Mark Alexander – Seton Hall Law – FEC review team

Robert Anderson – University of Washington Law – Dept of Interior review team

David Barron – Harvard Law – Dept of Justice review team

Phyllis Borzi – GW Dept of Health Policy – Dept of Labor review team

Jonathan Cannon – University of Virginia Law – EPA review team

Alta Charo – University of Wisconsin Law – HHS agency review team

Susan Crawford – University of Michigan Law – FCC transition team co-leader

Tino Cuellar – Stanford Law – Immigration policy working group co-leader

Chris Edley – UC-Berkeley Law – Transition Project Advisory Board member; economic transition team

Cindy Estlund – NYU Law – NLRB and National Mediation Board review teams

Dan Esty – Yale Law – EPA review team

Aderson Bellegarde Francois – Howard Law – Commission on Civil Rights team co-leader

Seth Harris – New York Law School – education and labor team co-leader; transportation team co-leader

Dawn Johnsen – Indiana University-Bloomington Law – justice and civil rights review team co-leader

Marty Lederman – Georgetown Law – Dept of Justice review team

Robin Lenhardt – Fordham Law – Dept of Justice review team

John Leshy – UC-Hastings Law – energy and natural resources review team co-leader

Goodwin Liu – UC-Berkeley Law – Dept of Education review team

David Martin – University of Virginia Law – Dept of Homeland Security review team

Paul Steven Miller – University of Washington Law – Dept of Labor review team; EEOC review team

Helen Norton – University of Colorado Law – EEOC review team

Beth Noveck – New York Law School – Technology, innovation, and govt reform policy group advisor

Spencer Overton – GW Law – Election Assistance Commission review team leader

Samantha Power – Harvard/Kennedy School – State Dept review team

Arti Rai – Duke Law – Dept of Commerce review team

Cruz Reynoso – UC-Davis Law, emeritus – Commission on Civil Rights team co-leader

Chris Schroeder – Duke Law – Dept of Justice review team

Peter Shane – Ohio State Law – economics and international trade team

Ted Shaw – Columbia Law – justice and civil rights review team co-leader

Emily Spieler – Northeastern Law – Dept of Labor review team

Peter Swire – Ohio State Law – FTC review team

Dan Tarullo – Georgetown Law – Economic policy working group leader

Philip Weiser – University of Colorado Law – economy and international trade team

Kevin Werbach – Legal Studies Department, Wharton School – FCC transition team co-leader

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Unfortunately, funding for a project to promote women appointees in the new administration has failed to materialize.

Readers – please e/mail me if you know of additions or corrections.

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