Brandon Hasbrouck Visiting Assistant Professor of Law

Phone

Email: bhasbrouck@wlu.edu

Office: 465 Lewis Hall 

Area of Expertise

Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Constitutional Law, Federal Courts, Appellate Advocacy

Education

JD, Washington and Lee University

BA, Dominican College

About

Brandon Hasbrouck joined Washington and Lee University School of Law as a visiting assistant professor in 2018.  Professor Hasbrouck's current research and teaching interests focus on criminal law, criminal procedure, constitutional law, habeas corpus, identity, criminal justice policy, and federal courts.  Professor Hasbrouck is currently working on an article on race, law, and police violence.

Prior to joining the Washington and Lee University School of Law faculty, Professor Hasbrouck worked as a litigator at McGuireWoods LLP in Richmond and Debevoise & Plimpton LLP in New York where he drafted briefs and motions in federal and state appellate and trial courts regarding a wide range of issues including constitutional law and criminal law.  He also served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Roger L. Gregory of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit and the Honorable Emmet G. Sullivan of the United States District Court for the District of Columbia.  Professor Hasbrouck is admitted to the bar of New York State, to the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, and to the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.

Professor Hasbrouck received his J.D. degree, magna cum laude, from Washington and Lee University School of Law, where he served as Editor-in-Chief of the Washington and Lee Law Review, was the recipient of the Frederic L. Kirgis, Jr. International Law Award for Excellence in International Law, graduated Order of Coif, was a member of the Black Law Students Association, and was inducted into Omicron Delta Kappa.  He received his B.A. degree, magna cum laude, from Dominican College.