The Authors

Norman Abrams served as Acting Chancellor of UCLA from 2006 to 2007. He retired from the faculty of the UCLA Law School in 2007, with the titles of Acting Chancellor Emeritus and...(read more)
  Stewart Baker is a partner in the law firm of Steptoe & Johnson. He is the author of Skating on Stilts – Why We Aren’t Stopping Tomorrow’s Terrorism, a book on the security challenges posed by technology...(read more)
Valerie Caproni is currently Vice President and Deputy General Counsel of Northrop Grumman Corporation. Ms. Caproni began her legal career as a law clerk for the Honorable Phyllis Kravitch...(read more)
James X. Dempsey is the Vice President for Public Policy at the Center for Democracy and Technology (CDT). From 2003 to 2005, he served as Executive Director...(read more)
Charles J. Dunlap Jr., the former deputy judge advocate general of the United States Air Force, joined the Duke Law faculty in July 2010. Dunlap retired from the Air Force in June 2010...(read more)
Dr. Louis Fisher is Scholar in Residence at the Constitution Project. Previously he worked for four decades at the Library of Congress as Senior Specialist in Separation of Powers...(read more)
Michael German serves as Policy Counsel for National Security, ACLU Washington Legislative Office. He was a Special Agent for the Federal Bureau of more
Amos N. Guiora is a Professor of Law at the S.J. Quinney College of Law, the . Guiora who teaches Criminal Procedure, International Law, Global Perspectives on Counterterrorism...(read more
Monica Hakimi is assistant professor of law at the University of Michigan Law School. Her publications appear in the Michigan Law Review, the American Journal of International Law, the European Journal of International Law...(read more)
Greg Jacob is a partner with O’Melveny & Myers LLP. Mr. Jacob served in several high-profile positions in the federal government, including at the White House, Department of Justice, and Department of Labor...(read more)
Orin Kerr serves as Professor of Law at . He teaches criminal law, criminal procedure, and computer crime law. His articles have appeared in the Harvard Law Review, Yale Law Journal, Stanford Law Review...(read more)
Susan Landau works in the areas of cybersecurity, privacy, and public policy. Landau was a Distinguished Engineer at Sun Microsystems, and has been a faculty member at the of at and at Wesleyan University...(read more
Gordon Lederman is currently a Congressional staffer. From 1998-2003, Lederman was a member of the National Security Law and Policy Practice Group of Arnold & Porter...(read more)
Kate Martin has been Director of the Center for National Security Studies, a non-profit human rights and civil liberties organization located...(read more)
Greg Nojeim is a Senior Counsel at the Center for Democracy & Technology and the Director of its Project on Freedom, Security & Technology. Mr. Nojeim conducts much of CDT's work in the areas of national security...(read more
Michelle Richardson is a Legislative Counsel with the American Civil Liberties Union Washington Legislative Office, focusing on national security and government transparency...(read more)
Paul Rosenzweig is the founder of Red Branch Consulting PLLC, a homeland security consulting company and a Senior Advisor to The Chertoff Group. Mr. Rosenzweig formerly served as Deputy Assistant Secretary...(read more)
Anthony (Tony) Rutkowski consults as Netmagic Associates LLC and is Executive Vice President for Industry Standards and Regulatory Affairs at security and forensics company Yaana Technologies...(read more)
Steven Siegel was recently appointed Senior Counsel for Investigations in the General Counsel's office at Northrop Grumman. For eight years, until April 2012, he served in the FBI’s Office of the General Counsel...(read more)
Christopher Slobogin occupies the Milton Underwood Chair at the , where he directs the Criminal Justice Program.  He has authored scores of articles on criminal procedure...(read more)
Stephen I. Vladeck is a Professor of Law and the Associate Dean for Scholarship at American University Washington College of Law. A nationally recognized expert on the role of the federal courts in the war on terrorism...(read more
John Yoo is a professor of law at the University of California Berkeley School of Law and a Visiting Scholar at the American Enterprise Institute. After clerking for Justice Clarence Thomas of the U.S. Supreme Court...(read more)