Faculty & Scholarship

GW Law faculty members are scholars and practitioners with strong reputations in the legal community. Our faculty members are among the most cited law faculty in the nation, appearing in print, online, and on air, in world-renowned media outlets. But first and foremost, each faculty member is devoted to teaching.

Full-time faculty
adjunct faculty

In the Spotlight


"It gives me great pleasure to recognize our colleagues for their outstanding academic and scholarly work," said GW Law Dean Blake D. Morant. "We are deeply grateful to the generous donors who made these endowments possible and to the panel of distinguished chairs from law schools across the country who consulted with us on these selections."


Read more about the chairs and professorships.

In the News

"Justice Department Reviewing Conduct of Paralegal Who Chased Kirstjen Nielsen from Restaurant"

June 21, 2018

Jonathan Turley is quoted in the Washington Examiner about the legality of a protest led by paralegal specialist Allison Hrabar.

"Trump's Immigration Reversal Creates Its Own Chaos"

June 21, 2018

Jonathan Turley is quoted by CNN about a 1997 consent agreement that stipulates that children can be kept in detention only for 20 days.

"Despite Trump Order, Border Child Separations Could Go on - Legal Experts"

June 21, 2018

John F. Banzhaf III is quoted in Reuters about the U.S. policy of separating children from parents who illegally cross the U.S.-Mexico border.