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Michael C. Dorf, JD Biography

Professor of Law at Columbia University School of Law
None Found to the question "Is the ACLU Good for America?"

No position found as of Jan. 2005

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
Individuals with PhDs and JDs or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to the ACLU. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to the ACLU.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Michael I. Sovern Professor of Law, Columbia University School of Law; Columnist, Findlaw Legal Commentary, 2004-present
  • Professor of Law, Columbia University School of Law, 1997-2004
  • Vice-Dean, Columbia University School of Law, 1998-2002
  • Associate Professor, Columbia University School of Law, 1995-1997
  • Associate Professor, Rutgers University School of Law, 1994-1995
  • Assistant Professor, Rutgers University School of Law, 1992-1994
  • Outstanding Professor of the Year Award, 1993
  • Law Clerk to US Supreme Court Justice A.M. Kennedy, 1991-1992
  • Law Clerk to Hon. S. Reinhardt, US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, 1990-1991
  • Best Oralist and Captain of First-place Team in Ames Moot Court Competition, 1988-1989
  • Lecturer and researcher in physics, Rotary Foundation Scholarship, Victoria University, Wellington, NZ, 1986-1987
  • John Harvard Scholarships for highest academic group ranking; National Champion, American Parliamentary Debate Association, 1986
  • JD, Harvard Law School, 1990
  • AB, Physics, Harvard College, 1986
  • None found
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