Professor of Law, Georgetown University
2018 Speaker

Washington, D.C.

Susan Low Bloch is a professor of constitutional law at Georgetown University Law School, having taught there since 1982.  She is the author of numerous books including Inside the Supreme Court: The Institution and Its Procedures, Federalism and Supreme Court Politics and countless law review articles concerning the presidency, impeachment, separation of powers, the history of the Constitution, the powers of Congress and the role of the judiciary.

Bloch graduated summa cum laude from Smith College with a major in math.  She received master's degrees from the University of Michigan in math and computer science.  In 1975, she received a Juris Doctor from the University of Michigan Law School.  She clerked for Judge Spottswood Robinson on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit and for Justice Thurgood Marshall on the U.S. Supreme Court. 

Bloch has appeared as a constitutional expert on numerous radio and television programs and in congressional hearings.  She has participated in countless symposiums and legal conferences.  She worked with President Clinton during the impeachment proceedings in 1997-98.