David Barron

Hon. David Barron

U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit

David Barron was appointed to the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit in May 2014. He graduated from Harvard College in 1989 and Harvard Law School in 1994. From 1989 to 1991, he worked as a newspaper reporter. After graduating from law school, he clerked for Judge Stephen R. Reinhardt of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, from 1994 to 1995, and for Justice John Paul Stevens of the United States Supreme Court, from 1995 to 1996. He then worked as an attorney advisor for the Office of Legal Counsel of the United States Department of Justice, from 1996 to 1999. In 1999, Barron became an Assistant Professor at Harvard Law School. He became a full Professor at Harvard Law School in 2004, where he worked until he rejoined the Justice Department as Acting Assistant Attorney General for the Office of Legal Counsel, from 2009 to 2010. He then returned to the Harvard Law School faculty in 2010, where he was named the S. William Green Professor of Public Law in 2011, and worked until his appointment to the federal bench in 2014. Currently, Barron is the Honorable S. William Green Visiting Professor of Public Law at Harvard Law School. Barron has published articles in the Harvard Law Review, the Stanford Law Review, and the Yale Law Journal. His book, Waging War, won the 2017 William E. Colby Award.​

2017 National Lawyers Convention

Administrative Agencies and the Regulatory State

The Mayflower Hotel
Washington, DC 20036
Speakers: Neil GorsuchDonald McGahnJefferson B. SessionsR. Alexander AcostaJonathan H. AdlerJohn S. BakerAditya BamzaiRachel BarkowSteven G. CalabresiDaniel A. CraneGregory DolinSusan E. DudleyJohn C. EastmanTheodore H. FrankDeborah A. GarzaHeather K. GerkenStephen GillersC. Boyden GrayMichael S. GrevePhilip A. HamburgerJohn C. HarrisonLisa HeinzerlingGail HeriotPeter KirsanowDonald J. KochanGary LawsonRoslyn LaytonVictoria A. LipnicJennifer L. MascottJohn O. McGinnisGillian E. MetzgerMichael B. MukaseyKen PaxtonRobert V. PercivalArti K. RaiNeomi RaoRonald D. RotundaHal S. ScottTheodore M. ShawRodney SmollaIlya SominRobert Greene SternePeter L. StraussJeffrey S. SuttonStuart S. TaylorGeorge J. TerwilligerKate Comerford ToddJonathan R. TurleyEugene VolokhPeter J. WallisonEdward WhelanKeith E. WhittingtonArthur E. WilmarthWilliam H. PryorDavid M. McIntoshF. Scott KieffDavid StrasDiane S. SykesRachel L. BrandNathan A. SalesDavid BarronA. Raymond RandolphG. Barry AndersonKevin C. NewsomJohn F. DuffyMichael W. McConnellR. Shep MelnickMichael P. VandenberghPaulette BrownBrendan Thomas CarrHeather ChildsNicholas GealeAdam GelbRobert HanniganAugust HanningJonathan S. KanterPaul Alan LevyLibby LockePhilip A. MiscimarraMark L. RienziMelissa Rogers
Topics: Federalism & Separation of Powers
Sponsors: Washington DC Lawyers ChapterDC Young Lawyers ChapterCapitol Hill 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
2013 National Lawyers Convention

2013 National Lawyers Convention

The Mayflower Hotel 1127 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington, District of Columbia 20036
Speakers: Stephen F. WilliamsJeremy A. RabkinScott WalkerMartin Neil BailyScott W. JohnsonAbbe R. GluckPatrick MorriseyEdith Brown ClementJennifer Walker ElrodThomas M. HardimanWilliam H. PryorAshley KellerErin RyanMichael S. LeeJ. Harvie WilkinsonThomas O. BarnettPaul J. BeardDavid D. ColeJohn F. DuffyRichard A. EpsteinMiguel EstradaJörg FedtkeRichard W. FieldsPhilip A. HamburgerJohn O. McGinnisKenneth L. MarcusThomas W. MerrillJide Okechuku NzelibeNicholas Quinn RosenkranzPaul RosenzweigKyle DuncanWilliam KuntzR CruzStewart E. SterkNadine StrossenDiane S. SykesEugene VolokhJoshua D. WrightJohn C. YooLeonard A. LeoThomas B. GriffithDavid M. McIntoshEugene B. MeyerA. Raymond RandolphJerry E. SmithDavid StrasTimothy M. TymkovichMargaret (Peggy) LittleAlan B. MorrisonThomas D. MorganRobert E. LitanEric M. FreedmanWilliam A. GalstonJonathan T. MolotRachel BarkowF. Scott KieffRobert MikosMichael B. MukaseyRichard PrimusJonathan R. TurleyWilliam R. YeomansBrett M. KavanaughPaul S. AtkinsCarlos T. BeaEdith H. JonesRaymond KethledgeDiarmuid F. O'ScannlainVincent VitkowskySteven G. BradburyTimothy P. CarneyJohn ElwoodBurt NeuborneJohn N. RaudabaughElizabeth WydraClarence ThomasNeil GorsuchJ WilkinsonIJonathan H. AdlerMarvin AmmoriJohn S. BakerDavid BaltoRandy E. BarnettDavid BarronJohn BeisnerMitchell N. BermanLillian R. BeVierStephanos BibasJoel F. BrennerRoger B. CleggFrank H. EasterbrookJohn C. EastmanWilliam N. EskridgeNoel J. FranciscoRobert P. GeorgeDouglas H. GinsburgRandall GuynnKristin HickmanJames L. HuffmanAndrew KoppelmanMartin S. LedermanAdam LiptakJane MagoVictoria NourseEileen J. O'ConnorMaureen K. OhlhausenWalter K. OlsonAjit V. PaiMichelle RichardsonJ RoschJoshua SarnoffDavid S. SchoenbrodReva SiegelPaul D. ClementGeorge J. TerwilligerSeth P. WaxmanJohn Fund
Topics: Civil Rights • Free Speech & Election Law • Criminal Law & Procedure • Corporations, Securities & Antitrust • Labor & Employment Law • Religious Liberties • Intellectual Property • Administrative Law & Regulation • Federalism & Separation of Powers • Environmental Law & Property Rights • International & National Security Law • Telecommunications & Electronic Media • Litigation • Professional Responsibility & Legal Education
Sponsors: DC Young Lawyers ChapterWashington DC Lawyers ChapterCapitol Hill ChapterEnvironmental Law & Property Rights Practice GroupHampton Roads Lawyers ChapterAdministrative Law & Regulation Practice GroupCivil Rights Practice GroupCorporations, Securities & Antitrust Practice GroupCriminal Law & Procedure 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
2012 National Lawyers Convention

2012 National Lawyers Convention

The Mayflower Hotel 1127 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington, District of Columbia 20036
Speakers: Neal K. KatyalNelson LundMichael W. McConnellJohn O. McGinnisRobert T. MillerRonald D. RotundaJ. Harvie WilkinsonMichael S. LeeWilliam KuntzWilliam H. PryorDon WillettJohn A. AllisonAkhil Reed AmarJonathan D. BakerWalter E. DellingerRichard A. EpsteinPhilip A. HamburgerJeffrey S. JacobsonKenneth AndersonJulian KuDaniel M. GallagherHelen AlvareThomas M. HardimanJennifer Walker ElrodMelissa RogersMark PerryStephen F. WilliamsJames C. DunlopTimothy S. JostRobert M. McDowellJoanne MederoWilliam (Chip) MellorAlan B. MorrisonMichael B. MukaseyMartin J. NewhouseMaureen K. OhlhausenCraig SegallTheodore M. ShawNadine StrossenGeorge J. TerwilligerMark TushnetKenneth L. WainsteinJ WilkinsonISamuel A. AlitoPeter A. ThielAntonin ScaliaCarlos T. BeaFrank H. EasterbrookRandall R. RaderDiane S. SykesRandy E. BarnettMichael S. BarrDavid BarronPaul D. ClementDaniel A. CraneWalter DellingerIChristopher C. DeMuthJohn C. EastmanHeather K. GerkenC. Boyden GrayWilliam HarafGail HeriotDiarmuid F. O'ScannlainRobert G. NatelsonAdam MossoffJohn S. BakerBrett M. KavanaughEdith H. JonesH BartolomucciMargaret D. StockNeil GorsuchJohn R. KozaTara RossRonald A. CassHadley P. ArkesStanley Carlson-ThiesMichael UhlmannJorge ContrerasMerrick B. GarlandEdward L. RubinJerry E. SmithA. Raymond RandolphR CruzRick ScottDavid StrasWilliam P. MarshallJoel BurcatJames R. MayLee A. CaseyGregory S. McNealTimothy M. TymkovichAlex KozinskiThomas B. GriffithRobert R. GasawaySteven G. Calabresi
Sponsors: Washington DC Lawyers ChapterDC Young Lawyers ChapterCapitol Hill Chapter
2012 Annual Student Symposium - "Bureaucracy Unbound: Can Limited Government and the Administrative State Co-Exist?"

2012 Annual Student Symposium - "Bureaucracy Unbound: Can Limited Government and the Administrative State Co-Exist?"

Stanford Law School
Stanford, California 94305
Speakers: Sandra Segal IkutaRichard A. EpsteinLisa HeinzerlingMichael W. McConnellJohn C. HarrisonMichael S. LeeMark LemleyDavid BarronBrett M. KavanaughCarlos T. BeaC. Boyden GraySanford LevinsonJohn C. YooThomas B. GriffithRandy E. BarnettPamela S. KarlanPeter M. Shane
Sponsors: Stanford Student ChapterAbraham Lincoln Student ChapterCalifornia - Berkeley Student ChapterCalifornia - Davis Student ChapterCalifornia - Hastings Student ChapterCalifornia - Irvine Student ChapterCalifornia - Los Angeles Student ChapterCalifornia Western Student ChapterSouthern California Student ChapterChapman Student ChapterConcord Student ChapterEmpire Student ChapterJohn F. Kennedy Student ChapterLa Verne Student ChapterLincoln Student ChapterLoyola - Los Angeles Student ChapterMcGeorge Student ChapterOak Brook Student ChapterPacific Coast Student ChapterPepperdine Student ChapterSan Diego Student ChapterSan Francisco Student ChapterSan Joaquin Student ChapterSanta Clara Student ChapterSouthwestern Student ChapterThomas Jefferson Student ChapterTrinity Student ChapterWestern State Student ChapterWhittier Student Chapter
2011 Annual Student Symposium - "Capitalism, Markets, and the Constitution"