Stephen J. Hammer

Stephen J. Hammer

Associate, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

Topics: Administrative Law & Regulation • Constitution • Federalism • Federalism & Separation of Powers • Litigation • Religious Liberty • Separation of Powers • Supreme Court

Stephen Hammer is a litigation associate in the Dallas office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher.

Before joining the firm, Mr. Hammer served as a law clerk to Chief Justice John G. Roberts, Jr. of the Supreme Court of the United States, Judge Gregory G. Katsas of the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, and Judge Jeffrey S. Sutton of the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit.

Mr. Hammer graduated magna cum laude from Harvard Law School, where he served as managing editor of the Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy.  Before law school, Mr. Hammer served as an infantry officer in the 82nd Airborne Division of the United States Army.  His military decorations include the Bronze Star.  Mr. Hammer received an M.Phil. in theology from the University of Oxford, where he studied on a Rhodes scholarship.  He received an A.B. summa cum laude in classics from Princeton University and graduated as Latin salutatorian.

Mr. Hammer is a member of the Texas and District of Columbia bars.


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