After graduating from the Law Center in 1970, Professor Goldblatt was an Assistant District Attorney and then a Deputy District Attorney of Philadelphia. He has been chair of the American Bar Association Criminal Justice Section Amicus Curiae Briefs Committee (1982-1999). In 1985, he was a member of the ABA committee that issued the report, “Appellate Litigation Skills Training: The Role of the Law Schools.” He served as reporter to the ABA Criminal Justice Section’s Special Committee on Criminal Justice in a Free Society. That committee’s report, Criminal Justice in Crisis, was published in 1988. In 1992, he was the reporter to the ABA Task Force on Minorities in the Justice System. Its July 1992 report was adopted by the ABA and is now being implemented. His recent writings in the criminal justice area include several briefs in the United States Supreme Court. He has argued three cases in that Court on behalf of Appellate Litigation Clinic clients. He currently serves as the Chairperson of the Rules Advisory Committee of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces.


Contributions to Law Reviews and Other Scholarly Journals

Steven H. Goldblatt, Remarks at the Georgetown University Law Center Memorial Service For Samuel Dash, 42 Am. Crim. L. Rev. 5-8 (2005). [HEIN] [W] [L]

U.S. Supreme Court Briefs

Brief of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers as Amicus Curiae in Support of Petitioner, Robey v. United States, No. 16-7725 (U.S. Feb. 24, 2017).
Reply Brief, Crouse v. Caldwell, No. 17-242 (U.S. Oct. 26, 2017).
Petition for a Writ of Certiorari, Crouse v. Caldwell, No. 17-242 (U.S. Aug. 11, 2017).