Lecturer in Law
Matthew Lee Wiener is the acting chairman, as well as the vice chairman and executive director, of the Administrative Conference of the United States. He was previously general counsel to U.S. Senator Arlen Specter, counsel to the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on the Judiciary, a partner at Dechert LLP, and special counsel to Cuneo Gilbert & LaDuca.
Mr. Wiener is an elected member of the American Law Institute; a fellow of the American Bar Foundation; and co-chair of the Adjudication Committee of the American Bar Association’s Section of Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice. He has taught courses on administrative law, congressional powers and the judiciary, statutory interpretation, and remedies as a lecturer at the University of Pennsylvania Law School, George Mason University School of Law, and Rutgers University Law School. His publications include the forthcoming Leading Cases in Administrative Law (American Bar Association). He holds a J.D. from Stanford Law School, where he was articles editor of the Stanford Law Review, and an A.B. from William and Mary.