Gillian E. Metzger

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Gillian E. Metzger is a Professor of Law at Columbia Law School.  She writes and teaches in the areas of administrative and constitutional law, with a specialization in federalism.  Her publications include:  with Peter L. Strauss, Todd D. Rakoff, and Cynthia R. Farina, Gellhorn and Byse’s Administrative Law: Cases and Comments (Foundation Press; joined as editor 2007);  Ordinary Administrative Law as Constitutional Common Law, 110 Colum. L. Rev. 479 (2010);Administrative Law as the New Federalism, 57 Duke L. J. 2023 (2008); Congress, Article IV, and Interstate Relations, 120 Harv. L. Rev. 1468 (2007),; Abortion, Equality, and Administrative Regulation, 56 Emory L.J. 865 (2007); Facial Challenges and Federalism, 105 Colum. L. Rev. 873 (2005), and Privatization As Delegation, 103 Colum. L. Rev. 1367 (2003).

Metzger joined the Columbia faculty in 2001.  Prior to coming to Columbia, she served as a law clerk to Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg of the U.S. Supreme Court and Judge Patricia M. Wald of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit.

Experience

  • Stanley H. Fuld Professor of Law and Vice Dean, Columbia Law School

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