Josh Blackman is an Associate Professor of Law at the South Texas College of Law who specializes in constitutional law, the United States Supreme Court, and the intersection of law and technology. Josh is the author of the critically acclaimed Unprecedented: The Constitutional Challenge to Obamacare. He was selected by Forbes Magazine for the “30 Under 30″ in Law and Policy. Josh is the author of over two dozen law review articles, and his commentary has appeared in The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, USA Today, L.A. Times, and other national publications. Josh has joined several legal briefs on behalf of the Cato Institute in challenges to Obamacare and executive action on immigration. He has also co-authored several essays and op-eds with Cato senior fellow Ilya Shapiro, including an article in the Cato Supreme Court Review. Josh is the founder and President of the Harlan Institute, the founder of FantasySCOTUS, the Internet’s Premier Supreme Court Fantasy League, and blogs at You can view Josh’s C.V. here.

More from Josh Blackman


Obama Asks the Supreme Court to Rewrite His Immigration Policy

National Review (Online). April 20, 2016.

Obamacare Again?

The Weekly Standard LLC. March 28, 2016.

Only Eight Justices? So What

The Wall Street Journal (Online). February 23, 2016.

Public Filings

United States v. Texas

Legal Briefs. April 4, 2016.

Zubik v. Burwell

Legal Briefs. January 11, 2016.

Little Sisters of the Poor v. Burwell

Legal Briefs. August 24, 2015.

Cato Reviews & Journals

The Tell-Tale Privileges or Immunities Clause

Supreme Court Review. 2009-2010.