John Ohlendorf

Olin-Searle-Smith Fellow in Law, Northwestern University School of Law

John Ohlendorf is an Olin-Searle-Smith Fellow in Law at Northwestern University School of Law.   He graduated from Harvard Law School in 2010 and clerked on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit the following year.  His areas of interest include statutory interpretation, constitutional law, and federal jurisdiction, and his current research, building on insights from the philosophy of language, focuses on the role of context and implication in statutory interpretation.

  • J.D., 2010, Harvard Law School
Publications and Multimedia
National Meat Association v. Harris - Post-Decision SCOTUScast
SCOTUScast 02-02-12 featuring John Ohlendorf
February 02, 2012