The Journal of Law and Liberty is excited to welcome Professor Randy Barnett to its Board of Advisors.
Randy E. Barnett is the Carmack Waterhouse Professor of Legal Theory at the Georgetown University Law Center, where he directs the Georgetown Center for the Constitution and teaches constitutional law and contracts. After graduating from Northwestern University and Harvard Law School, he tried many felony cases as a prosecutor in the Cook County States’ Attorney’s Office in Chicago.
Professor Barnett is one of the nation's foremost Constitutional Law scholars and has frequently been a pivotal player in headline-grabbing Supreme Court cases. In 2004, he argued the medical marijuana case of Gonzalez v. Raich before the U.S. Supreme Court. In 2011-12 he represented the National Federation of Independent Business in its constitutional challenge to the Affordable Care Act.
Professor Barnett joins Judge Douglas H. Ginsburg and Professors Richard Epstein, Mario Rizzo, Eugene Volokh, and Todd Zywicki on the Journal of Law and Liberty Board of Advisors.