David A. Super’s research focuses on Administrative Law, Constitutional Law, Legislation (including the federal budget), Local Government Law, and Public Welfare Law. He teaches these subjects as well as Civil Procedure, Contracts, Evidence, Property, and Torts. In addition to Georgetown, he has also taught law at Columbia, Harvard, Howard, Maryland, Penn, Washington & Lee, and Yale. Prior to entering the legal academy, he served for several years as the general counsel for the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities and worked for the National Health Law Program and Community Legal Services in Philadelphia. He also was a recipient of the Frank F. Flegal Excellence in Teaching Award in 2018.
Book Chapters & Collected Works
"Trump sees a 'rigged election' ahead. Democrates see a constitutional crisis in the making," coverage by Politico, May 25, 2020, featuring Professor David A. Super.
"The Hunger Pains of a Pandemic," coverage in The New York Times, May 10, 2020, featuring Carmack Waterhouse Professor of Law and Economics David A. Super.
"Stay-at-Home Lawsuits Are Failing, But Judges May Get Impatient," coverage by BloombergQuint, May 7, 2020, quoting Professor of Law David Super.
"Fed Govt's Paltry Effort On Heightened Hunger Amid COVID Will Prove Unforgivable", coverage in TPM, May 6, 2020 by Professor David Super.