Brian Fitzpatrick, professor of law, is available for commentary and analysis on Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court nomination
Fitzpatrick is an expert in federal courts, judicial selection and constitutional law. He also previously clerked for Justice Antonin Scalia and served as Special Counsel for Supreme Court nominations to a Republican member of the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee when Chief Justice Roberts and Justice Alito were confirmed. He can discuss:
- Coney Barrett’s anticipated approach she will take on the Supreme Court due to potential influence from clerking for Justice Scalia
- The U.S. Senate confirmation process
- The process of selecting a new Justice and the controversy around doing it before the election
- Research he’s conducted into which Justices have been most influential and potential for Coney Barrett's influence
Brian Fitzpatrick Professor of Law
Expert on class action litigation, federal courts, judicial selection, constitutional law and the Supreme Court.