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
"Va. Senators Kaine and Warner call on Trump's removal, investigation into Capitol breach," coverage by WJLA, January 7, 2021, featuring Professor David Super.
"Georgetown Law professor talks logistics of invoking 25th Amendment," coverage by Fox 5, January 6, 2021, featuring Professor David Super.
"Oklahoma May Be Improperly Using $70 Million From FEMA Lost Wages Assistance Unemployment Program," coverage in Forbes, December 16, 2020, featuring Professor David Super.
"I beg your pardon? Does Donald Trump really plan to absolve himself and his family?," coverage by The Guardian, December 5, 2020, featuring Professor David Super.