Donald Dripps

Donald Dripps
Phone: (619) 260-4895
Office: Pardee Legal Research Center 319

Karin Spidel
(619) 260-2962

Arlene Penticoff
(619) 260-6843

Warren Distinguished Professor of Law

  • JD, 1983, University of Michigan
  • BA, 1980, Northwestern University

Areas of Expertise

Federal Courts, Constitutional Interpretation, Criminal Law and Criminal Procedure, Constitutional Law, Administrative Law, Evidence

Professional Experience

Dripps clerked for the Honorable Amalya Kears of the Second Circuit Court of Appeals in New York City. He was an assistant professor at the University of Illinois College of Law, a visiting professor at Duke University School of Law, a visiting professor at Cornell University Law School and the James Annenberg Levee Professor of Criminal Procedure at the University of Minnesota Law School. He joined the USD School of Law faculty in 2004.

Honors and Affiliations

Dripps was editor-in-chief of the Michigan Law Review and is a member of the Order of the Coif.

Scholarly Work