Zywicki, Rotunda Bring to Five the Number of Mason Law Professors Advising Presidential Candidates

The 2008 presidential campaigns of Senator Fred Thompson and former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani have chosen Professor Todd Zywicki and Professor Ronald Rotunda, respectively, for positions on key campaign committees.

On November 16, the Fred Thompson campaign announced that it had chosen Zywicki for its Law Professors Committee within the Lawyers for Fred Coalition.

The same day, the Rudy Giuliani Presidential Committee announced the addition of Rotunda to its Justice Advisory Committee chaired by former Solicitor General Ted Olson.

Zywicki and Rotunda join Professors Michelle Boardman, Timothy Muris, and Peter Berkowitz as appointees to positions within the 2008 presidential campaigns, bringing the number of Mason Law professors serving as campaign advisors to five.

Thompson Campaign Announces Lawyers for Fred Coalition, US Federal News, November 16, 2007.

Rudy Giuliani Campaing Unveils Additional Justice Advisory Committee Members, US Federal News, November 16, 2007.