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Robert Yablon

Robert Yablon

Expert on political and election law, federal and state constitutional law, and the federal and state court systems, including the U.S. Supreme Court

Associate Professor of Law; Faculty Co-Director, State Democracy Research Initiative Law School Work: 608-890-0218 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page


  • Former law clerk to Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor.
  • Previously a lawyer in private practice focusing on appellate litigation, appearing in numerous federal and state courts, including the U.S. Supreme Court.
  • Recent publications: "Voting, Spending, and the Right to Participate" (Northwestern University Law Review, 2017); "Campaign Finance Reform Without Law" (Iowa Law Review, forthcoming 2017).