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Derek T. Muller, J.D.
Associate Professor of Law

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  • J.D., University of Notre Dame, 2007, summa cum laude
  • B.A., Hillsdale College, 2004, summa cum laude

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Professor Muller earned his B.A. summa cum laude from Hillsdale College and his J.D. summa cum laude from Notre Dame Law School, where he was a note editor on the Notre Dame Law Review. His research and writing focuses on election law, particularly federalism and the role of states in federal elections. At Pepperdine, Professor Muller teaches in the areas of civil procedure, complex civil litigation, election law, and evidence.

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Forthcoming Articles


  • Derek Muller, Scrutinizing Federal Electoral Qualifications, 90 IND. L.J. (forthcoming) SSRN
  • Articles


  • Derek Muller, The Play in the Joints of the Election Clauses, 13 ELECTION L.J. 310 (2014) SSRN
  • Derek Muller, Judicial Review of Congressional Power Before and After Shelby County v. Holder, 8 CHARLESTON L. REV. 287 (2013) (solicited)
  • Derek T. Muller, Disfavored Candidates and the Democracy Canon, 65 FLA. L. REV. FORUM 1 (2013) (solicited) SSRN
  • Derek T. Muller, Invisible Federalism and the Electoral College, 44 ARIZ. ST. L.J. 1237 (2012) SSRN HeinOnline
  • Derek T. Muller, More Thoughts on the Compact Clause and the National Popular Vote: A Response to Professor Hendricks, 7 ELECTION L.J. 227 (2008) (peer reviewed) (solicited) SSRN
  • Derek T. Muller, The Compact Clause and the National Popular Vote Interstate Compact, 6 ELECTION L.J. 372 (2007) (peer reviewed) SSRN
  • Derek Muller, Note, "As Much Upon Tradtion As Upon Principle": A Critique of the Privilege of Necessity Destruction Under the Fifth Amendment, 82 NOTRE DAME L. REV. 481 (2006) HeinOnline
  • Popular Press


  • Derek Muller, Fix Michigan Election Law, DETROIT NEWS, MAY 19, 2014.

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