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Federalist Society Presents "What You Didn't Learn in Con. Law: Private Lawmaking & Where Laws Really Come From"

Feb 13, 2014

The Federalist Society is proud to host David Snyder, Professor of Law at American University in Washington, DC to speak to students at Ohio Northern University on the topic: "What You Didn't Learn in Con. Law: Private Lawmaking & Where Laws Really Come From." The even will take place Monday, February 24 at 12:00 p.m. in room 219.

David Snyder was appointed professor of law at the American University Washington College of Law in the fall of 2007 and was appointed director of the Business Law Program in 2008. He graduated summa cum laude from Tulane University Law School in 1991, and he has been a professor of law at Tulane, Indiana (Bloomington), and Cleveland-Marshall College of Law. He has been a visiting professor at the law schools of the University of Paris II (Panthéon-Assas), the University of Paris 10 (Nanterre La Défense), Boston University, and the College of William and Mary, and has also taught summer courses at the University of Mainz (Germany). After graduating from law school, Professor Snyder served as a law clerk to the Honorable John M. Duhé Jr. of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, and subsequently joined the D.C. firm of Hogan & Hartson (now Hogan Lovells).

He was chair of the Section on Contracts of the Association of American Law Schools (2005-2006) and chaired the Washington steering committee for the XVIIIth International Congress of Comparative Law (2010). He is an elected member of the American Law Institute and the International Academy of Comparative Law.