Andrew Selbst is the 2013–2014 Alan Morrison Supreme Court Assistance Project Fellow at Public Citizen Litigation Group. His responsibilities include monitoring the U.S. Supreme Court’s docket to identify and analyze cases of interest to Public Citizen, and coordinating the Litigation Group’s pro bono assistance to litigants in Supreme Court cases — from the certiorari stage to briefing on the merits and preparation for oral argument.
Mr. Selbst received his law degree cum laude in 2011 from the University of Michigan Law School. Prior to joining Public Citizen, he served as a law clerk to Hon. Dolly M. Gee of the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California and was a Privacy Research Fellow at New York University’s Information Law Institute from 2011–12. During law school, Mr. Selbst worked at the New York Civil Liberties Union and the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law. After his fellowship, Mr. Selbst will clerk for a judge in the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.
Mr. Selbst holds a masters degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and undergraduate degrees in Physics and Electrical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Mr. Selbst is admitted to practice in New York and New Jersey.