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 appeared in the Arizona Law Review, Indiana Law
Journal, the Arizona State Law Journal, the Florida State
University Law Review, the Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy, Fordham Law Review, and the peer-reviewed
Election Law Journal.
At Pepperdine, he teaches in the areas of election law, civil procedure,
complex litigation, admininstrative law, and evidence. Before that, he was a Visiting Assistant Professor and Shughart Scholar at the Pennsylvania State University Dickinson School of Law. He clerked for the Honorable Raymond W. Gruender on the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit and practiced as a litigation associate at Kirkland & Ellis LLP in Chicago.
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Derek T. Muller, Natural-Born Mess: What Would It Take to Kick Ted Cruz Off the Ballot?, REUTERS, JAN. 15, 2016 Derek T. Muller, The Electoral College Could Still Stop Trump, Even If He Wins the Popular Vote, WASHINGTON POST, MAR. 17, 2016 Derek T. Muller, Don't Force Electors to Vote for Trump or Hillary, DETROIT NEWS, JUNE 16, 2016 Derek T. Muller, Awarding Presidential Delegates by Congressional Districts Is Unfair, SACRAMENTO BEE, JUNE 6, 2016 Derek T. Muller, GOP Nomination Process 101: Candidates' Remedial Edition, REUTERS, APR. 14, 2016 Derek Muller, A New Attempt to Define "One Person, One Vote", GEO. WASH. L. REV. DOCKET, APR. 05, 2016 Derek T. Muller, Libertarians and Greens Can Win - Even If They Lose, WALL ST. J., OCT. 13, 2016 Derek T. Muller, An Outstanding Choice for U.S. Supreme Court Vacancy, ST. LOUIS TODAY, DEC. 13, 2016 Derek T. Muller, Faithless Electors: Now It's Up to Congress, WALL ST. J., DEC. 20, 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