Jonathan R. Siegel

Jonathan Siegel

Jonathan R. Siegel

The Freda H. Alverson Dean's Research Professor of Law and the F. Elwood and Eleanor Davis Research Professor of Law


Office Phone: (202) 994-7453
Fax: (202) 994-5614
Law School Complex 20th Street, NW between G & H Streets, NW Washington DC 20052

Jonathan R. Siegel joined the law school in 1995, following four years as a member of the Appellate Staff, Civil Division, of the U.S. Department of Justice. At Justice, he briefed and argued appellate cases on behalf of the president and numerous other government officials and agencies. Prior to that, he served as a law clerk to Chief Judge Patricia M. Wald of the District of Columbia Circuit. Professor Siegel’s interests include civil procedure, federal jurisdiction, administrative law, and intellectual property.

In the News

"Cape May Fishermen at Center of High Stakes U.S. Supreme Court Case"

Jonathan Siegel  is quoted in Cape May County Herald discussing the changes and sympathies for local fisheries that could be impacted by the Chevron decision.

"Little-Noticed Part of G.O.P. Bill Could ‘Make It Impossible to Regulate’"

Jonathan R. Siegel was quoted in the New York Times.

Opinion | "Texas’s police chief gave an incomplete statement on additional threats"

Jonathan R. Siegel wrote a Letter to the Editor piece for the Washington Post about the shooting in Allen, Texas on May 6.