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On October 31, 2017 the Honorable Amy Coney Barrett was confirmed as a judge on the Seventh Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals.

Her accomplishments are significant, here are just a few.

    • Judge Barrett is a graduate of Notre Dame Law School. 
    • Notre Dame Law School faculty member since 2002. 
    • Judge Barrett teaches and researches constitutional law, and statutory interpretation.
    • From 2010-2016, Judge Barrett served on the Advisory Committee for the Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure.
    • Judge Barrett’s law school graduates selected her 3 times as “Distinguished Professor of the Year”. People just love her upbeat personality and can-do attitude.
    • She also served as executive editor of the Notre Dame Law Review.
    • Barrett earned her B.A. in English literature, magna cum laude, from Rhodes College.
    • Judge Barrett earned her J.D., summa cum laude, from Notre Dame, where she earned the Hoynes Prize.
    • Judge Barrett clerked for Judge Laurence H. Silberman of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit.
    • She also clerked for Associate Justice Antonin Scalia of the U.S. Supreme Court.
    • Judge Barrett clerked for Judge Laurence H. Silberman of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit.
    • She also clerked for Associate Justice Antonin Scalia of the U.S. Supreme Court.
    • An exception choice by President Trump her confirmation is almost guaranteed.

Courses Taught

  1. LAW73303, Constitutional Theory Seminar
  2. LAW60307, Constitutional Law 
  3. LAW70311, Federal Courts 
  4. LAW73370, Statutory Interpretation Seminar
  5. LAW60308, Civil Procedure
  6. LAW70201, Evidence

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Scholarship

Congressional Insiders and Outsiders, U.Chi. L. Rev. (forthcoming 2017). 
Originalism and Stare Decisis, 92 Notre Dame L. Rev. 1921 (2017). 
Congressional Originalism, 19 U. Penn. J. of Const. L. 1 (2017) (with John Copeland Nagle) 
Countering the Majoritarian Difficulty, 31 Const. Comm. 61 (2017). 
Statutory Interpretation in The Encyclopedia of American Governance (2016). 
Federal Court Jurisdiction in The Encyclopedia of American Governance (2016). 
Substantive Canons and Faithful Agency, 90 B.U. L. REV. 109 (2010). 
Federal Jurisdiction in Encyclopedia of the Supreme Court of the United States. 
Introduction: Stare Decisis and Nonjudicial Actors, 83 Notre Dame Law Review 1147 (2008). 
Procedural Common Law, 94 Virginia L. Rev. 813-88 (2008). 
The Supervisory Power of the Supreme Court, 103 Colum. L. Rev. 324 (2006). 
Statutory Stare Decisis in the Courts of Appeals, 73 Geo. Wash. L. Rev. 317 (2005). 
Stare Decisis and Due Process, 74 U. Colo. L. Rev. 1011 (2003). 
Catholic Judges in Capital Cases, 81 Marquette L.Rev. 303 (1998) (with John H. Garvey)

Areas of Expertise

  • Civil Procedure
  • Constitutional Law
  • Evidence
  • Federal Courts
  • Federal Courts & Federal Litigation
  • Statutory Interpretation