Professor of Law
Areas of ExpertiseConstitutional Law, Comparative Constitutionalism, Latin American Studies
EducationTulane University, B.A. (1985), J.D. (1988), and Master in Latin American Studies (2005)
Selected PublicationsThe Once and Future Democracy: Argentina at the Bar of Constitutionalism, in The Social and Political Foundations of Constitutions (Denis Galligan and Mila Versteeg eds., Cambridge University Press 2012).
Contextualizing the Debate Between Originalism and the Living Constitution, 59 Drake L. Rev. 961 (2011).
The Strange Cases of Marbury and Lochner in the Constitutional Imagination, 87 Tex. L. Rev. 1463 (2009).
An Essay on the Emergence of Constitutional Courts: The Cases of Mexico and Colombia, 16 Ind. J. Global Legal Stud. 173 (2009). Translated into Spanish and reprinted in Revista de Economía Institucional, Vol. 13 (2011) of the Faculty of Economics of the Universidad Externado de Colombia.
Judicial Review and American Constitutional Exceptionalism, 46 Osgoode Hall L.J. 535 (2008).
Mapping Comparative Judicial Review, 7 Wash. U. Global Stud. L. Rev. 257 (2008). Translated into Portuguese and reprinted in a reader entitled “Contemporary Constitutional Readings” by the law faculty of FGV Direito Rio, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.