Joseph A. Scherer: The Independent Institute

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Joseph A. Scherer
Joseph A. Scherer

Joseph A. Scherer was physically attacked and injured by Antifa for carrying a sign, “Everybody Deserves Free Speech,” during the violent protests against a speaker at the University of California at Berkeley. He has been President and CEO of GreenFire Energy, Inc.; Partner at Cooley LLP; and Project Counsel for International Power Technology. He received his B.A. in economics from the University of California at Davis and his M.B.A, and J.D. from UCLA where he was a John M. Olin Fellow for Law and Economics and associate editor of the UCLA Law Review.

He was named in San Francisco Magazine as a Northern California Super Lawyer in 2007-2017, and he was included in the 2007-2016 editions of The Best Lawyers in America.