Paul M. Collins, Jr. is a leading expert on judicial politics and the law. His research and commentary have appeared in a host of popular media outlets, including CNN, the New York Times, National Law Journal, National Public Radio, San Francisco Chronicle, Time, USA Today, Voice of America, Wall Street Journal, and the Washington Post. He has also authored articles in the New York Daily News, SCOTUSblog, Slate, The Conversation, and the Washington Post. Collins is available to comment on a variety of topics, including the following:
- Supreme Court decisions and decision making
- The Supreme Court nomination and confirmation process
- Gender and racial bias in the American legal system
- Presidential interactions with the courts
- Amicus curiae briefs
- Interest group litigation
- Civil rights and liberties
- Lower federal and state court decisions
The best way to reach him is via email at email@example.com.
Below, you can find links to some of Collins’ media appearances:
Washington Post: Why Have so Many Americans Come to Mistrust the Supreme Court?
Washington Post: Justice Breyer Announced he will Retire. Here’s what Happens Next
The Conversation: The Moderate, Pragmatic legacy of Stephen Breyer
The Conversation: Should the Supreme Court have Term Limits?
New York Daily News: Amy Coney Barrett was Next-level Evasive
Washington Post: Trump Attacked the Supreme Court Again. Here are 4 Things to Know
Selected Interviews and Appearances
The New Yorker: Is Ginni Thomas a Threat to the Supreme Court?
New York Times: Brett Kavanaugh’s Expert Evasions, Learned From Past Masters
New York Times: How Will We Know What a Supreme Court Nominee Really Thinks?
New York Times: Study Finds Questioning of Nominees to Be Useful
The Public Morality with Byron Williams: Supreme Court Term Limits
The Lisa Dent Show (WGN): Will SCOTUS reject President Biden’s student loan forgiveness plan?
The Public Morality with Byron Williams: The Future of the Supreme Court
Northeast Public Radio (WAMC): What to expect during Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Supreme Court nomination hearing
Radio-Times (WHYY): What Have we learned about Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan?
WGBY: Connecting Point
Voice of America: Lengthy Legal Battle Looms Over Obama Immigration Order
McCuistion Program: Guns and the Second Amendment