Adrian Vermeule is the Ralph S. Tyler, Jr. Professor of Constitutional Law. Before coming to the Law School, he was the Bernard D. Meltzer Professor of Law at the University of Chicago. The author or co-author of nine books, most recently Law’s Abnegation: From Law’s Empire to the Administrative State (2016), The Constitution of Risk (2014) and The System of the Constitution (2012). He was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in 2012. His research focuses on administrative law, the administrative state, the design of institutions, and constitutional theory. Having grown up in Cambridge and attended Harvard College ’90 and Harvard Law School ’93, Vermeule lives in Cambridge still.
FavoriteAdrian Vermeule, The Constitution of Risk (Cambridge Univ. Press 2014).
FavoriteEric A. Posner & Adrian Vermeule, The Executive Unbound After the Madisonian Republic (Oxford Univ. Press 2011).
FavoriteAdrian Vermeule, The System of the Constitution (Oxford Univ. Press 2011).
- Adrian Vermeule, There is no conservative legal movement, Wash. Post (July 6, 2022).
- Conor Casey & Adrien Vermeule, If every judge is an originalist, originalism is meaningless, Wash. Post., Mar. 25, 2022.