Allison Hayward to Join Law Faculty in Fall 2006

Allison Hayward, formerly chief of staff to Chairman Bradley Smith of the Federal Election Commission, will be joining the faculty this fall as assistant professor of law. She served as law clerk to U.S. Circuit Judge Danny Boggs and practiced with the law firms of Bell, McAndrews, Hiltchak & Davidian and Wiley Rein & Fielding. A 1994 JD graduate of the University of California (Davis) School of Law, Ms. Hayward is the author of many articles on election law and on executive power.