Richard J. Pierce, Jr.

Portrait of Richard J. Pierce, Jr.
Title:
Lyle T. Alverson Professor of Law
Address:
2000 H Street, NW
Washington, District Of Columbia 20052
Phone:
202-994-1549
Fax:
202-994-5654
Email:
[email protected]

Professor Pierce is author of over twenty books and 130 articles on administrative law, government regulation, and the effects of various forms of government intervention on the performance of markets. His books and articles have been cited in hundreds of judicial opinions, including over a dozen opinions of the U.S. Supreme Court.

Curriculum Vitae     Publications

Education

BS, Lehigh University; JD, University of Virginia

In the News

"New Trump Mileage Standards to Gut Obama Climate Effort"

March 30, 2020

Richard J. Pierce, Jr. is quoted by the Associated Press about the Trump administration's rollback of Obama-era vehicle mileage standards.

"Delegation, Time, and Congressional Capacity"

March 09, 2020
Richard J. Pierce, Jr. writes in The Regulatory Review about how President Trump has applied delegations of power that Congress would not approve.

"White House Proposal Attracts Comments from Trump Fans"

March 06, 2020
Richard J. Pierce, Jr. is quoted by E&E News about the White House using public comments as the basis for an executive order on deregulation.

"Federal Labor Board Used Flawed Data to Back Union Election Rule"

December 05, 2019

Richard J. Pierce, Jr. is quoted by Bloomberg Law on how the agency should consider restarting the election rulemaking effort from scratch.

"Federal Labor Board Used Flawed Data to Back Union Election Rule"

December 05, 2019

Richard J. Pierce, Jr. is quoted by Bloomberg Law on how data on union election rules shows incompetence from the National Labor Relations Board.