Timothy Sandefur is a Principal Attorney at the Pacific Legal Foundation in Sacramento, California, where he heads the Foundation’s Economic Liberty Project. He is a Cato Institute adjunct scholar and a Lincoln Fellow at the Claremont Institute.
Sandefur earned his law degree from Chapman University School of Law in 2002. He is the author of more than 40 scholarly articles as well as the books Cornerstone of Liberty: Property Rights in 21st Century America (2006), The Right to Earn a Living: Economic Freedom and the Law (2010), and—newly published by the Cato Institute—The Conscience of the Constitution: The Declaration of Independence and The Right to Liberty. His articles have appeared in National Review, Liberty, The Claremont Review of Books, The San Francisco Chronicle, and The Washington Times, among other places. He is a frequent guest on radio and television programs, including Stossel and The Armstrong and Getty Show. Sandefur is a graduate of Chapman University School of Law and Hillsdale College. He blogs regularly at Freespace.