David Meyer

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Dean David Meyer has been the dean of Tulane University Law School since 2010 and holds the Mitchell Franklin Professor of Law. Immediately prior to coming to Tulane, Dean Meyer was Associate Dean for academic affairs and professor at the University of Illinois College of Law.  He earned a B.A. and J.D. from the University of Michigan. While in law school, he served as Editor-in-Chief of the Michigan Law Review. After his graduation from law school, Dean Meyer clerked for Judge Harry T. Edwards on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit and for Justice Byron R. White on the U.S. Supreme Court. Dean Meyer has been a visiting professor at George Washington University Law School and Brooklyn Law School and is a member of the American Law Institute.  He also has served as a Legal Advisor to the Iran-United States Claims Tribunal in The Hague and practiced law in Washington, DC and Chicago.