Alex Kozinski is former Chief Judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. He received his J.D. from UCLA School of Law and has clerked for future Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy on the Ninth Circuit and then for Chief Justice Warren Burger.
Judge Kozinski has served as Chief Judge at the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, Assistant Counsel for the Office of Counsel to the President, Special Counsel for Merit Systems Protection Board, Attorney at Covington & Burling, and Attorney at Forry Golbert Singer & Gelles.
His scholarly articles have appeared in such journals as Harvard Law Review, Virginia Law Review, Yale Law Journal, Columbia Journalism Review, Michigan Law Review, Texas Law Review, ABA Journal, Stanford Law Review, and Washburn Law Journal, and his popular writings have been published in Slate, New Yorker, Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Forbes, New Republic, Wilson Quarterly and National Review.