Andrew  Effron

Andrew Effron

Title: Professorial Lecturer in Law


BA, JD, Harvard University

Biographical Sketch
Andrew Effron has served in judicial, legislative, and executive positions, including as Chief Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces; General Counsel and Minority Counsel of the Senate Armed Services Committee; an attorney in the Department of Defense Office of General Counsel; a judge advocate in the Army; and a legislative aide in the House of Representatives. Currently, he is the Director of the Military Justice Review Group, an organization established by the Secretary of Defense to undertake a comprehensive review of the statutes and rules governing the military justice system. He received his law degree from Harvard Law School, where he served as Executive Editor of the Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review, and his undergraduate degree from Harvard College, where he served as Editor-in-Chief of the Harvard Political Review.