Skip to main content
Avvo Advisor

Stop searching and get answers.

Talk to an Avvo-vetted lawyer on the phone now. 15-min call for just $39.

Learn more

Client reviews

Not yet reviewed

Attorney Endorsements

No endorsements

Endorsements from fellow lawyers are an important consideration for many when selecting the right attorney. Be the first to endorse your colleague!

Endorse this lawyer

Contact Info

Villanova Univ School of Law
299 N Spring Mill Rd
Villanova, PA, 19085


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law199208/17/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Judge Joseph Stevens, Jr. Public Service AwardHarry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation2005
Harry S. Truman ScholarHarry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation1986
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
ChairPennsylvania Commission on Sentencing2002 - Present
Professor of LawVillanova University School of Law2000 - Present
Assistant United States AttorneyUnited States Attorney's Office1996 - 2000
Law Clerk to Justice Brennan, in the Chambers of Justice SouterSupreme Court Of The United States1995 - 1996
Litigation AssociateJenner & Block1993 - 1995
Law Clerk to Judge KravitchUnited States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit1992 - 1993
Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Law InstituteElected Member2010 - Present
American Bar FoundationFellowN/A
Publication NameTitleDate
49 DUQ. L. REV. 707 (2011)Reform in Motion: The Promise and Perils of Incorporating Risk Assessment and Cost Benefit Analysis into Pennsylvania Sentencing (with Jordan M. Hyatt and Mark H. Bergstrom).2011
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Chicago Law SchoolN/AN/A1992
Wharton School, University of PennsylvaniaCriminologyN/A1988
University of PennsylvaniaEconomicsN/A1987
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
National Sentencing Policy InstituteEvidence-Based Sentencing from 30,000 Feet2012
Appellate Courts ConferenceSentencing in Pennsylvania2012