Adam J. White

Research Fellow
Biography: 

Adam White is a research fellow at the Hoover Institution, based in Washington, DC, writing on the courts and the administrative state for such publications as The Weekly StandardThe Wall Street JournalCommentaryThe Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy, and SCOTUSblog. He is a contributing editor with National AffairsThe New Atlantis, and City Journal, and a contributor to the Yale Journal on Regulation's blog, "Notice and Comment."

Prior to joining Hoover, he was an adjunct fellow at the Manhattan Institute. 

In addition to his research and writing, he practiced law with Boyden Gray & Associates, writing briefs on constitutional and regulatory issues in the Supreme Court and various other federal courts. (He continues to be "of counsel" to the firm in three pending cases involving the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and the Federal Communications Commission.) Previously, he was a senior associate with Baker Botts, working on various constitutional and regulatory matters, including energy infrastructure regulation.

In 2015 he was appointed to the leadership council of the American Bar Association's Section of Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice, where he co-chairs the Judicial Review committee and co-directs its Supreme Court Series. He also is a member of the executive committee of the Federalist Society's Administrative Law & Regulation Practice Group.

He received his J.D. (cum laude) from Harvard Law School, and his B.B.A. (economics) from the University of Iowa College of Business. He clerked for Judge David B. Sentelle of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit.

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Analysis and Commentary

The Ties That Bind

by Adam J. Whitevia City Journal
Wednesday, December 2, 2015

More than ever, New York’s prosperity depends on regional and national infrastructure.

Analysis and Commentary

Judging Roberts

by Adam J. Whitevia The Weekly Standard
Monday, November 23, 2015

Is John Roberts a good judge? Ten years ago, President Bush appointed him chief justice of the United States.

Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations (Committee on Financial Services) Hearing

by Adam J. White
Thursday, November 19, 2015

Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations (Committee on Financial Services) Hearing: “Oversight of the Financial Stability Oversight Council: Due Process and Transparency in Non-Bank SIFI Designations”.

Oversight of the Financial Stability Oversight Council: Due Process and Transparency in Non-Bank SIFI Designations

by Adam J. White
Thursday, November 19, 2015

Adam J. White gives a testimony before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, Committee on Financial Services, United States House of Representatives.

 

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