Visiting Assistant Professor of Law
Chad Flanders is an assistant professor at Saint Louis University (SLU) School of Law, where he teaches and writes in the areas of criminal law, constitutional law, and the philosophy of law. He joins DePaul as a visiting professor of law for the 2013-2014 academic year.
Professor Flanders received his doctorate in philosophy from the University of Chicago in 2004 and his law degree from Yale Law School in 2007. After law school, Professor Flanders served as a law clerk to the Hon. Warren Matthews on the Alaska Supreme Court and the Hon. Michael McConnell on the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals.
Since arriving at SLU, Professor Flanders has published more than 20 articles or essays in journals such as the Florida Law Review, the California Law Review, the Missouri Law Review and the Alaska Law Review, and his work on Bush v. Gore has been cited by state and federal courts. He has also written numerous opinion pieces for national and local newspapers, including the Chicago Tribune, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, and Politico.
In the 2012-2013 academic year Prof. Flanders was a Fulbright Lecturer at Nanjing University, China. During the 2013-2014 he will be a visiting professor at DePaul University School of Law.
BA, Hillsdale College; JD, Yale Law School; MA, University of Chicago; Ph.D., University of Chicago