Michael B. Rappaport

Prof. Michael B. Rappaport

Darling Foundation Professor of Law, University of San Diego School of Law

Topics: Administrative Law & Regulation • Federalism & Separation of Powers

Professor Rappaport is the Darling Foundation Professor at the University of San Diego School of Law, where he also serves as the Director of the Center for the Study of Constitutional Originalism. His principal areas of interest are originalism, separation of powers, federalism, and supermajority rules. He teaches Administrative Law, Constitutional Law, Constitutional History, and Legislation.

Professor Rappaport is the author of numerous law review articles in journals such as the Yale Law Journal, the Virginia Law Review, the Georgetown Law Review, and the University of Pennsylvania Law Review. His book, Originalism and the Good Constitution, which is co-authored with John McGinnis, will be published by the Harvard University Press. Professor Rappaport is a graduate of the Yale Law School, where he received a JD and a DCL (Law and Political Theory).



  • J.D., Yale Law School
  • D.C.L. (law and political theory), Yale Law School
The 20th Annual Federalist Society Faculty Conference

The 20th Annual Federalist Society Faculty Conference

Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina
San Diego, CA 92101
Speakers:
Topics: Administrative Law & Regulation • Criminal Law & Procedure • Financial Services • International Law & Trade • International & National Security Law • Constitution