Matthew Tokson

Curriculum Vitae

Matthew Tokson portrait
  • Associate Professor, College Of Law

Biography

Education

  • J.D., High Honors, Law School, The University of Chicago
  • A.B., cum laude, Major in Government, Dartmouth College

Biography

Professor Tokson was graduated cum laude from Dartmouth College and with high honors from the University of Chicago Law School, where he was the executive articles editor of the law review and was admitted to the Order of the Coif. He served as law clerk to the Honorable Ruth Bader Ginsburg and to the Honorable David H. Souter of the United States Supreme Court. Previously, he served as law clerk to the Honorable A. Raymond Randolph of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia. Professor Tokson has previously served as an Assistant Professor at Chase College of Law, Northern Kentucky University, as a fellow at the University of Chicago, and as a senior litigation associate with WilmerHale, in Washington, D.C.
 
Professor Tokson's scholarship has previously been published in the Iowa Law Review and the William & Mary Law Review, and his two most recent articles will be published in the University of Chicago Law Review and the Northwestern University Law Review.

Affiliations

  • Bar of the District of Columbia , Member, 01/2013 - present
  • Bar of the State of Illinois , Member, 01/2009 - present