William F. Causey
Assistant Attorney General, Office of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia, Adjunct Professor of Law
B.A., American University; J.D., University of Maryland
B.A., The American University; J.D., University of Maryland School of Law. Professor Causey is Assistant Attorney General with the Office of the Attorney General for...Continue Reading
B.A., The American University; J.D., University of Maryland School of Law. Professor Causey is Assistant Attorney General with the Office of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia. Professor Causey previously served as Assistant Counsel with the Office of Professional Responsibility at the United States Department of Justice. Prior to this position, Professor Causey was Assistant General Counsel at the American Red Cross. His career in private practice spanned 23 years where he specialized in complex civil litigation. Ha also handled numerous arbitration and mediation matters, and he is a trained Mediator for the Alternative Dispute Resolution Program for the United States District Court for the District of Columbia. Professor Causey also served in the U.S. House of Representatives as General Counsel and Staff Director of the Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity of the Committee on Education and Labor. A Law Center faculty member since 1983, Professor Causey currently teaches Civil Discovery Seminar, Evidence, and a summer course in Legal Themes in Literature. He also has taught for the American University Law School, the Legal Education Institute for the Department of Justice, and the National Institute for Trial Advocacy. Professor Causey is a Life Fellow of the American Bar Foundation, and a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates. He is a member of the Library Council at The American University, and has served on the Board of the Historical Society for the District of Columbia Circuit and the PEN/Faulkner Foundation. He also is a certified Docent at the National Air and Space Museum.