Alissa M. Ardito
Assistant General Counsel, Congressional Budget Office, Adjunct Professor of Law
B.A., J.D., University of Virginia; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale
Alissa Ardito is assistant general counsel at the Congressional Budget Office where she interprets legislative proposals and provides advice on the areas of law addressed...Continue Reading
Alissa Ardito is assistant general counsel at the Congressional Budget Office where she interprets legislative proposals and provides advice on the areas of law addressed in analytical reports prepared for the Congress. She has extensive experience in government service, having previously worked as an attorney at the Administrative Conference of the United States and at the Department of Housing and Urban Development. In addition, she has been a lecturer and visiting fellow at Yale University and a visiting professor and post-doctoral fellow at Duke University. Her book, Machiavelli and the Modern State, was published by Cambridge University Press. Professor Ardito’s work has appeared in the Administrative Law Review, The Washington Post, and Perspectives on Politics. She holds a Ph.D. from Yale University’s Department of Political Science and a J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law.