Professor Andrew Kent teaches and writes about constitutional law, foreign relations law, federal courts and procedure, national security law, public international law, professional responsibility and legal ethics. He received the Dean’s Distinguished Research Award (2016-17) for his scholarship.
After graduating from Yale Law School, Professor Kent clerked for the Hon. Robert A. Katzmann of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and the Hon. Carol B. Amon of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York. Before joining Fordham’s faculty, he was a Climenko Fellow at Harvard Law School and an attorney at both Sullivan & Cromwell and WilmerHale.
From 2014-2015, Professor Kent served as Senior Counsel to the Solicitor General, State of New York, Office of the Attorney General.
Professor Kent is a member of the New York City Bar’s Professional Responsibility Committee. He provides appellate representation to the indigent as a member of the Pro Bono Panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.
- J.D., Yale Law School, 1999
- A.B., Harvard College, 1993
Civil Rights • Criminal Law & Procedure
New York, NY 10019
Randy E. Barnett • Michael Baur • Brian Bengs • Josh Blackman • Ryan Calo • Eric R. Claeys • Gregory Dolin • John F. Duffy • Marc Edelman • Sean J. Griffith • F. Andrew Hessick • Roderick M. Hills • Alan Hurst • Andrew Kent • Joshua Kleinfeld • William Kovacic • Tahirih V. Lee • Robert Leider • Gregory E. Maggs • Irina D. Manta • Dan Markel • John O. McGinnis • Thomas W. Merrill • David Moore • Michael P. Moreland • Adam Mossoff • Nadia E. Nedzel • Marie Newhouse • Aaron Nielson • David S. Olson • Michele R. Pistone • Jeremy A. Rabkin • Paul H. Rubin • Andrew Schwartz • Bradley A. Smith • Ilya Somin • Robert Steinbuch • Ozan Varol • Eugene Volokh • David Wagner • Christopher J. Walker • Stephen J. Ware
Civil Rights • Religious Liberties • Administrative Law & Regulation • Intellectual Property
New York, New York
International & National Security Law
International & National Security Law Practice Group Podcast
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16th Annual Faculty Conference
The Federalist Society's Faculty Division hosted this panel featuring young legal scholar paper presentations on Saturday, January...
International & National Security Law Practice Group and Fordham Student Chapter
On April 6, 2011, the Fordham Student Chapter of the Federalist Society and the Federalist Society's International...
Will Trying Suspected Terrorists in Federal Court Advance the Interests of Justice and National Security? - Event Audio/Video
Fordham Student Chapter, New York Lawyers Chapter, and the International & National Security Law Practice Group
The Federalist Society's Fordham Student Chapter, New York Lawyers Chapter, and the International & National...