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
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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

"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.

"Not So Fast, Rep. Graves—The FAA Statute is Ambiguous"

Jonathan Siegel wrote for The Hill about the interpretation of a statute that shouldn’t prevent President Biden’s nominee to serve as administrator of the FAA.