Andrew S. Effron
Senior Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces, Adjunct Professor of Law
B.A., J.D., Harvard
Andrew Effron is the Director of the Military Justice Review Group, an organization established by the Secretary of Defense to undertake a comprehensive review of...Continue Reading
Andrew Effron is the Director of the Military Justice Review Group, an organization established by the Secretary of Defense to undertake a comprehensive review of the statutes and rules governing the military justice system. He has served in a variety of judicial, legislative, and executive positions related to national security and the law, including service as Chief Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces; as General Counsel and Minority Counsel of the Senate Armed Services Committee; as an attorney in the Department of Defense Office of General Counsel; as a judge advocate in the Army; and as a legislative aide in the House of Representatives. He received his law degree from Harvard Law School, where he served as Executive Editor of the Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review, and his undergraduate degree from Harvard College, where he served as Editor-in-Chief of the Harvard Political Review.