Erwin Chemerinsky

Erwin Chemerinsky


Erwin Chemerinsky is dean of the University of California at Berkeley School of Law. He is an expert in constitutional law, federal practice, civil rights and civil liberties, and appellate litigation. His books include The Case Against the Supreme Court (Viking, 2014) and We the People: A Progressive Reading of the Constitution for the Twenty-First Century (Picador, 2018).

Recent Articles

Chemerinsky: The Supreme Court returns to a term like no other
Oct 1, 2020, 09:09 am CDT

Chemerinsky: Will SCOTUS rulings help decide the 2020 presidential election?
Sep 2, 2020, 10:18 am CDT

Chemerinsky: How will SCOTUS handle future issues related to the COVID-19 crisis?
Aug 5, 2020, 08:00 am CDT

Chemerinsky: Blockbuster decisions in 6 areas of law made this a SCOTUS term to remember
Jul 15, 2020, 10:10 am CDT

Chemerinsky: Gorsuch wrote his ‘most important opinion’ in SCOTUS ruling protecting LGBTQ workers
Jul 1, 2020, 08:00 am CDT

Chemerinsky: SCOTUS should embrace technology reforms prompted by pandemic
May 28, 2020, 09:07 am CDT

Chemerinsky: It’s going to be an unusual May in the Supreme Court
Apr 29, 2020, 08:00 am CDT

Chemerinsky: SCOTUS Comcast case is a serious loss for civil rights
Apr 2, 2020, 11:40 am CDT

Chemerinsky: Religion comes to the Supreme Court
Feb 27, 2020, 11:28 am CST

Chemerinsky: Stakes are high as SCOTUS considers 2 major abortion cases
Jan 29, 2020, 06:30 am CST

Chemerinsky: It’s likely to be an amazing year in the Supreme Court
Jan 2, 2020, 11:17 am CST

Chemerinsky: 2019 was all about setting up the blockbuster year 2020 promises to be
Dec 23, 2019, 09:34 am CST

Chemerinsky: Guns and mootness at center of Supreme Court’s next big battle
Nov 26, 2019, 06:00 am CST

Chemerinsky: The stakes are enormous for immigrants in upcoming DACA cases
Oct 31, 2019, 06:00 am CDT

Chemerinsky: Weighty matters load the Supreme Court’s next term
Oct 3, 2019, 06:00 am CDT

Chemerinsky: How the Roberts Court could alter the administrative state
Sep 4, 2019, 06:00 am CDT

Chemerinsky: Justice Gorsuch fulfills expectations from the right and the left
Aug 1, 2019, 06:00 am CDT

Chemerinsky: A look back at the Supreme Court’s October 2018 term
Jul 2, 2019, 02:18 pm CDT

Chemerinsky: Does precedent matter to conservative justices on the Roberts Court?
Jun 27, 2019, 06:00 am CDT

Chemerinsky: In death do they part—SCOTUS justices show divisions over capital cases
May 30, 2019, 06:00 am CDT

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