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.
Contributions to Law Reviews and Other Scholarly Journals
Forthcoming Works - Book Chapters & Collected Works
"The Trump Administration Broke The Law... For Something Good?," coverage by The Huffington Post, September 6, 2019, quoting Professor David A. Super.
"Will we learn from the Greece austerity debacle?", coverage in The Hill, August 14, 2019, by Professor David Super.
"The Cruelty of Trump's Poverty Policy", coverage in The New York Times, July 24, 2019, by Professor David A. Super.
"Trump's propsed new forest rules would be a reality-show horror, coverage in The Hill, June 23, 2019, by Professor David A Super.