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
"5 ways this debt ceiling standoff could end," coverage by The Washington Post, October 6, 2021, featuring Professor David A. Super.
"Fact check: Treasury proposal wouldn't levy new tax on PayPal, Venmo transactions," coverage in USA Today, September 26, 2021, featuring Professor David Super.
"VERIFY: Can the Senate overrule the Parliamentarian's recommendation?" coverage by WUSA 9, September 21, 2021, featuring Professor David A. Super.
"The only language McConnell understands is power. Act accordingly, Democrats," an opinion piece in The Washington Post, September 20, 2021, featuring Professor David A. Super.