Richard J. Pierce

Portrait of Richard J. Pierce, Jr.

Richard J. Pierce

Lyle T. Alverson Professor of Law


Office Phone: (202) 994-1549
Fax: (202) 994-5654
2000 H Street, NW Washington DC 20052

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.

In the News

"Abortion High Court Case May Turn on Doctors’ Power to Sue"

Richard Pierce was quoted by Bloomberg Law about the doctors and medical groups standing to challenge FDA rules on abortion pills.

"The Case Against Donald Trump: How Legal Experts Are Responding"

Richard Pierce appeared on WJLA ABC 7 to discuss the charges laid against Donald Trump.

"SEC Suit ‘Charts a Perilous New Course,’ Hacked Law Firm Says"

Richard Pierce was quoted by the Washington Post.