Jonathan R. Siegel

Jonathan Siegel

Jonathan R. Siegel

Associate Dean for Research and Faculty Development; F. Elwood and Eleanor Davis 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

Scripps News | Jonathan Siegel - June 16, 2024

Scripps News spoke to Jonathan Siegel about the Supreme Court’s pending ruling on the Chevron doctrine.

"Music Speaks to Some Deep Need Among Humans"

Jonathan Siegel authored a letter to the editor, in the New York Times, about politicians unconditionally agreeing to accept election results.

"EPA Chemical Rulemaking Complicated by Challenge to Agency Power"

Bloomberg Law News quoted Jonathan Siegel about upcoming legal challenges around chemicals and agency power.