Jeffrey M. Harris is counsel at Bancroft PLLC. He joined Bancroft from Kellogg, Huber, Hansen, Todd, Evans & Figel, where he practiced from 2009 to 2011. Mr. Harris previously served as a law clerk to Chief Justice John G. Roberts, Jr., in the Supreme Court of the United States, and to Judges David B. Sentelle and Laurence H. Silberman of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit.
Mr. Harris’ practice focuses on Supreme Court, appellate, and complex litigation. He has successfully argued before the D.C. Circuit on behalf of three major telecommunications providers, has argued multiple dispositive motions in federal district court, and has cross-examined an expert witness in a voting rights case before a three-judge district court. He has also briefed numerous cases before the Supreme Court, courts of appeals, federal and state trial courts, administrative agencies, and arbitral tribunals.
Mr. Harris graduated magna cum laude from Harvard Law School in 2006, where he served as a senior editor on the Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy and an officer of the Federalist Society. He received his undergraduate degree in economics and government from Georgetown University, where he graduated magna cum laude and received the B.J. Phoenix medal, which is awarded annually to the top economics graduate. He also studied at the London School of Economics from 2001 to 2002.