Matthew Seligman

Special Counsel

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Matthew Seligman

Matthew Seligman is Special Counsel at Campaign Legal Center. He is advising on the Electoral College and the Electoral Count Act. In the fall of 2020, he taught a seminar at Harvard Law School on disputed presidential elections. He previously served as a Visiting Assistant Professor of Law at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law and a Climenko Fellow and Lecturer on Law at Harvard Law School. He has published scholarship on a wide range of topics in law reviews and academic journals. Prior to his academic appointments, he practiced Supreme Court and appellate litigation as an attorney at the boutique law firm Kellogg, Hansen, Todd, Figel, and Frederick. From 2011-12, he served as a law clerk to the Honorable Douglas H. Ginsburg on the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit. He received a J.D. from Stanford Law School, where he participated in the Supreme Court Litigation Clinic; a Ph.D. in Philosophy from New York University, where he focused on moral and political philosophy; and undergraduate degrees from Stanford University, where he majored in mathematics and philosophy.

Matthew Seligman can be directly contacted here.