Derek Muller, J.D.
Associate Professor of Law
Office: School of Law (SOL)
- J.D., University of Notre Dame, 2007, summa cum laude
- B.A., Hillsdale College, 2004, summa cum laude
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Professor Muller's research and writing focus on election law, particularly federalism and the role of states in the administration of elections. His work has been selected for publication in the Indiana Law Journal, the Arizona State Law Journal, and the Election
Law Journal. At Pepperdine, he teaches in the areas of election law, civil procedure, complex litigation, admininstrative law, and evidence.
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Derek T. Muller, Legislative Delegations and the Elections Clause, FLA. ST. U. L. REV. SSRN Derek T. Muller, Perpetuating 'One Person, One Vote' Errors, HARV. J.L. & PUB. POL'Y SSRN Derek T. Muller, Complexity Confronting State Judges and the Right to Vote, OHIO ST. L.J. FURTHERMORE
Derek T. Muller, Compact Clause, 1 AMERICAN GOVERNANCE 355 (S. Schechter et al. eds., Macmillan 2016) Derek T. Muller, Scrutinizing Federal Electoral Qualifications, 90 IND. L.J. 559 (2015) SSRN Derek T. Muller, The Play in the Joints of the Election Clauses, 13 ELECTION L.J. 310 (2014) (peer reviewed) (solicited) SSRN Derek T. Muller, Judicial Review of Congressional Power Before and After Shelby County v. Holder, 8 CHARLESTON L. REV. 287 (2013) (solicited) SSRN 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 HeinOnlineDerek 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 T. Muller, Note, "As Much Upon Tradition As Upon Principle": A Critique of the Privilege of Necessity Destruction Under the Fifth Amendment, 82 NOTRE DAME L. REV. 481 (2006) SSRN HeinOnline
Derek T. Muller, Natural-born mess: What would it take to kick Ted Cruz off the ballot?, REUTERS: THE GREAT DEBATE, Jan. 15, 2016. Babette Boliek and Derek T. Muller, The Donald on "SNL": Equal Time Isn't Needed, THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, Nov. 4, 2015. Derek T. Muller, Fix Michigan Election Law, DETROIT NEWS, MAY 19, 2014. Derek T. Muller, Mary Landrieu's Residency Isn't Up to Courts, It's Up to Congress, NEW ORLEANS TIMES-PICAYUNE, SEPT. 1, 2014.