Justin Driver

Justin Driver is the Harry N. Wyatt Professor of Law at the University of Chicago Law School. Driver is a graduate of Brown, Oxford, where he was a Marshall Scholar, and Harvard Law School, where he was an editor of the Harvard Law Review. He clerked for Supreme Court Justices Stephen Breyer and Sandra Day O’Connor.

Driver is the recipient of the American Society for Legal History’s William Nelson Cromwell Article Prize. He has a distinguished publication record in the nation’s leading law reviews. In addition, he has written extensively for publications including: Slate, The Atlantic, The Washington Post, and The New Republic, where he was a contributing editor.

Driver is a member of the American Law Institute and of the American Constitution Society’s Academic Advisory Board. He is an editor of the Supreme Court Review. Before attending law school, Driver obtained a master’s degree in education from Duke University, and taught civics and American history to high school students. His first book, The Schoolhouse Gate: Public Education, the Supreme Court, and the Battle for the American Mind, was published by Pantheon in September 2018.