William Baude teaches federal courts and constitutional law. His current research includes works in progress on non-Article III courts and constitutional “liquidation,” as well as a new edition of the textbook, The Constitution of the United States. He is also an affiliated scholar at the Center for the Study of Constitutional Originalism, a member of the American Law Institute (where he has advised on the Third Restatement of the Conflict of Laws) and an occasional blogger at the Volokh Conspiracy. He clerked for then-Judge Michael McConnell on the United States Court of Appeals, and Chief Justice John Roberts on the U.S. Supreme Court.
Before joining the Chicago faculty he was a fellow at the Stanford Constitutional Law Center, and a lawyer at Robbins Russell, LLP in Washington D.C.