Curt Levey

President, Committee for Justice; Legal Affairs Fellow, Freedom Works
Curt Levey

Curt Levey is President of the Committee For Justice (CFJ), an organization devoted to promoting the rule of law and a constitutionalist judiciary, and is a veteran of Supreme Court confirmation battles. He is also the Legal Affairs Fellow at FreedomWorks and serves on the executive committee of the Federalist Society's Civil Rights Practice Group. 

After graduating Harvard Law School with honors and clerking for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, Mr. Levey served as Director of Legal & Public Affairs at the Center for Individual Rights (CIR). There he worked on landmark Supreme Court cases, including the University of Michigan affirmative action cases and the successful constitutional challenge to the Violence Against Women Act. After CIR, Mr. Levey headed the Title IX policy group at the U.S. Department of Education. 

Before attending law school, Mr. Levey earned an M.S. and B.A. in computer science from Brown University and worked in the field of artificial intelligence (AI). He invented a new type of AI technology, for which he wrote a successful patent application.

  • B.A., Brown University 
  • M.S. Brown University
  • J.D. Harvard Law School

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Publications and Multimedia
Law Firm Preferences - Podcast
Civil Rights Practice Group Podcast
September 15, 2017
Sessions v. Morales-Santana Post-Decision SCOTUScast
SCOTUScast 8-7-17 featuring Curt Levey
August 07, 2017
Courthouse Steps: Sessions v. Morales-Santana Update - Podcast
Civil Rights Practice Group Podcast
June 27, 2017
Take Care Now: Stare Decisis and the President’s Duty to Defend Acts Of Congress - Podcast
Federalism & Separation of Powers Practice Group Podcast
October 14, 2014
Dumbing Down the Courts - Podcast
Federalism & Separation of Powers Practice Group Podcast
September 27, 2013
Ledbetter and Beyond: Does the Media Oversimplify Gender Issues? - Event Audio/Video
Civil Rights Practice Group and the Committee for Justice
October 11, 2012
Abigail Alliance v. von Eschenbach
Online Debate
October 29, 2007