The Federalist Society

Prof. Steven G. Calabresi

Class of 1940 Professor of Law, Northwestern University School of Law

Steven G. Calabresi co-founded The Federalist Society and serves as the Chairman of the Society’s Board of Directors. He served in the Reagan and first Bush Administrations from 1985 to 1990 and advised Attorney General Edwin Meese III, Ronald Reagan’s Domestic Policy Chief, T. Kenneth Cribb, and he wrote speeches for former Vice President Dan Quayle. Since joining the Northwestern faculty in 1990, Calabresi has published more than 30 articles and comments in law reviews. He is the George C. Dix Professor of Constitutional Law for 1998-2000 and for 2004-2007.


Education

  • BA cum laude, Yale University
  • JD, Yale University

Upcoming Events

Second Annual Executive Branch Review Conference
Executive Branch Review Project
May 7, 2014

Publications

Young Legal Scholars Paper Presentations - Event Audio/Video
16th Annual Faculty Conference
January 9, 2014
Judge Robert H. Bork: His Life and Legacy - Podcast
Federalism & Separation of Powers Practice Group and Litigation Practice Group Podcast
June 3, 2013
The Constitutionality of the Individual Mandate - Event Audio/Video
13th Annual Faculty Conference
January 7, 2011
Free Enterprise Fund v. Public Company Accounting Oversight Board - Post-Decision SCOTUScast
SCOTUScast 07-13-10 featuring Steven G. Calabresi
July 13, 2010
McDonald v. City of Chicago - Post-Decision SCOTUScast
SCOTUScast 07-02-2010 featuring Steven G. Calabresi
July 2, 2010
McDonald v. City of Chicago – Post-Argument Debate SCOTUScast
SCOTUScast 03-03-10 featuring J. Gordon Hylton, Clark Neily, & Steven G. Calabresi
March 3, 2010
SCOTUScast 6-15-09 featuring Steven Calabresi
Free Enterprise Fund v. Public Company Accounting Oversight Board
June 15, 2009
25th Anniversary Tribute Video
November 15, 2007
25th Anniversary Gala - Event Audio/Video
2007 National Lawyers Convention
November 15, 2007
SCOTUScast 6-26-07 featuring Steven Calabresi
Hein v. Freedom From Religion Foundation
June 26, 2007
Judicial Philosophy/Originalism-The Tempting of America: The Political Seduction of the Law - Event Video
A Conference Discussing the Contributions of Judge Robert H. Bork
June 26, 2007
Law and Culture- Slouching Towards Gomorrah: Modern Liberalism and American Decline - Event Video
A Conference Discussing the Contributions of Judge Robert H. Bork
June 26, 2007
Government Promotion of Moral Issues - Event Audio/Video
2007 Annual Student Symposium
February 24, 2007
2007 Student Symposium Opening Remarks - Event Audio/Video
2007 Annual Student Symposium
February 23, 2007
Pirates We Be
May 14, 2003

Debates

Forum on Judge Bork's Article
"Individual Liberty and the Constitution"
July 9, 2008
Supreme Court Term
June 27, 2008
SCOTUS term
July 26, 2007

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