Mr. Clint Bolick

Posted in: Education/School Choice/Multiculturalism, Employment/Labor Law/Racial Preferences, Legal/Regulatory/Judicial, State & Municipal Services/Privatization

Vice President & Director of Litigation , Institute for Justice
1717 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Suite 200
Washington DC
Work Fax: Out of Area
Home: Out of Area


Co-founded Institute for Justice to "protect individual liberty and to challenge the regulatory welfare state."
Leads IJ's litigation effort to defend school choice.
Has defended Arizona's state income-tax credit for private scholarship contributions and challenged regulatory barriers to start-up businesses in the inner city.
Well known opponent of racial classifications.

Academic Background

B.A.: Drew University (Political Science/History).
J.D.: University of California at Davis.

Publications or Presentations

Transformation: The Promise and Politics of Empowerment (Oakland, Calif.: Institute for Contemporary Studies, 1998).
"Blacks and Whites on Common Ground," Stanford Law & Policy Review, Vol. X, No. 2, Spring 1999.

Issue Specialities

Competition, Entrepreneurship, Preferences, Eminent Domain, Welfare, Constitutional, Racial Classifications, Regulatory Barriers, Regulations, Individual Liberty, School Choice, Private Scholarship Funds, Empowerment, Takings, Property Condemnation.

Calvert Index

State & Municipal Services/Privatization
Employment/Labor Law/Racial Preferences
Education/School Choice/Multiculturalism