Andrew Hammond

Lecturer in Law

Andrew Hammond is Senior Lecturer in the College and Lecturer in Law at the University of Chicago, where he serves as the Associate Director of the Law, Letters, and Society program. His research and teaching interests include civil procedure, administrative law, and poverty law. His articles have appeared or are forthcoming in the Yale Law Journal, the Washington Law Review, and the Lewis & Clark Law Review, as well as other publications.

Andrew graduated from the College at the University of Chicago and the MPhil program in Comparative Social Policy at Oxford University, where he was a Rhodes Scholar. He then received his JD from Yale Law School, where he served as Comments Editor of the Yale Law Journal, a Coker Fellow for Civil Procedure, and Co-Chair of the Clinical Student Board. After law school, Andrew clerked for Chief Judge Diane P. Wood of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit and Judge Robert M. Dow of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. Andrew has worked for several anti-poverty organizations, most recently as a Skadden Fellow at the Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law, where he remains Of Counsel.