Adam White

Adam White

Research Fellow, The Hoover Institution and Adjunct Professor, A, George Mason University

Adam J. White is a research fellow at the Hoover Institution, and director of the Center for the Study of the Administrative State at George Mason University's Antonin Scalia Law School, where he also teaches Administrative Law. He writes widely on the administrative state, the Supreme Court, the Constitution, and regulatory policy, with special focus on energy policy and financial regulation. 

He was recently appointed to the Administrative Conference of the United States, a federal advisory board focused on improving federal agencies' practices. He also serves on the leadership council of the American Bar Association's Administrative Law Section; on the executive committee of the Federalist Society's Administrative Law Practice Group; and on the board of directors of LandCAN, a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting conservation on working lands.

His articles appear in The Wall Street JournalThe Weekly StandardCommentary, and other publications, and he is a contributing editor for National AffairsCity Journal, and The New Atlantis. He previously practiced law at Boyden Gray & Associates PLLC and Baker Botts LLP, litigating regulatory and constitutional issues. After graduating from the University of Iowa and Harvard Law School, he clerked for Judge David B. Sentelle on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit. 

  • B.B.A. University of Iowa (2001)
  • J.D. Harvard Law School, cum laude (2004)
Fifth Annual Executive Branch Review Conference

Fifth Annual Executive Branch Review Conference

The Mayflower Hotel
Washington, DC 20036
Speakers: Kathleen Q. AbernathyKathleen CaseyRobert FisherTodd F. GazianoLisa HeinzerlingMichael S. LeeAbbott (Tad) LipskyJames C. MillerJohn O. McGinnisAdam WhiteRonald A. CassWilliam S. ConsovoyNeil EgglestonSally GreenbergThomas B. GriffithGrace KohDavid M. McIntoshMichael B. MukaseyMick MulvaneyRichard PierceAlan C. RaulZachary SchramMatthew SpaldingBret SwansonStuart S. TaylorDavid C. VladeckBenjamin WittesElizabeth Wydra
Topics: Federalism & Separation of Powers
Sponsors: DC Young Lawyers ChapterCapitol Hill ChapterWashington DC Lawyers ChapterAdministrative Law & Regulation Practice GroupCivil Rights Practice GroupCorporations, Securities & Antitrust Practice GroupCriminal Law & Procedure Practice GroupEnvironmental Law & Property Rights Practice GroupFederalism & Separation of Powers Practice GroupFinancial Services & E-Commerce Practice GroupFree Speech & Election Law Practice GroupIntellectual Property Practice GroupInternational & National Security Law Practice GroupLabor & Employment Law Practice GroupLitigation Practice GroupProfessional Responsibility & Legal Education Practice GroupReligious Liberties Practice GroupTelecommunications & Electronic Media Practice Group