Jeffrey L. Fisher
|Jeffrey L. Fisher|
|Born||1970 (age 43–44)
|Alma mater||University of Michigan Law School (J.D., 1997)
Duke University (A.B., 1992)
|Employer||Davis Wright Tremaine
Stanford Law School
|Known for||Supreme Court Litigation|
|Title||Associate Professor of Law|
Jeffrey L. Fisher (born 1970) is an American law professor and U.S. Supreme Court litigator. He has argued several and worked on dozens of other cases before the U.S. Supreme Court. He is co-director of the Stanford Law School Supreme Court Litigation Clinic.
Fisher received a B.A. from Duke University in 1992 and a J.D. from the University of Michigan Law School in 1997, where he was a Notes Editor of the Michigan Law Review. He was a law clerk for Judge Stephen Reinhardt of U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit during the 1997-98 term. He clerked for Justice John Paul Stevens of the Supreme Court of the United States during the 1998-99 term.
He was an associate and then a partner at Davis Wright Tremaine, in Seattle, from 1999-2006. He became an Associate Professor of Law at Stanford Law School in 2006. He was awarded the 2008 Robert C. Heeney Memorial Award.
He has argued before the United States Supreme Court in Bullcoming v. New Mexico, Kennedy v. Louisiana, Burton v. Waddington, United States v. Gonzalez-Lopez, Davis v. Washington, Blakely v. Washington, Crawford v. Washington, and Riley v. California. He is the lawyer of record in Herring v. United States.
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- Barnes, Robert (August 27, 2014). "Winning plaintiffs press Supreme Court to take up same-sex marriage cases". Washington Post. Retrieved August 29, 2014.
Source: The AALS Directory of Law Teachers 2006-2007.
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