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
"VERIFY: Can the Senate overrule the Parliamentarian's recommendation?" coverage by WUSA 9, September 21, 2021, featuring Professor David A. Super.
"Fact check: False claim that income tax was intended to be temporary in 1913," coverage by USA Today, September 14, 2021, featuring Professor David A. Super.
"What to know about the big budget battles in Congress," coverage by The Washington Post, September 9, 2021, featuring Professor David A. Super.
"VERIFY: Could former President Trump be forced to testify before House committee investigating Jan. 6?" coverage by CBS WUSA 9, July 6, 2021, featuring Professor David A. Super.