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
"Justice Samuel Alito Refuses to Recuse," coverage in Bloomberg Law, September 13, 2023, featuring Professor David Super.
"Dueling letters reveal feds worry Georgia SNAP delays will get worse, state feels held back by feds," coverage in 11 Alive, September 8, 2023, featuring Professor David Super.
"Analysis: How indictments against Donald Trump could impact the 2024 Presidential race," coverage in WFTV 9, August 24, 2023, featuring Professor David Super.
"Donald Trump is using a First Amendment defense in his 2020 election case. Experts say it won't work," coverage in USA Today, August 10, 2023, featuring Professor David Super.