Judge Thomas Griffith

Former Federal Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit

Judge Griffith served on the U. S. Court of Appeals for the D. C. Circuit from 2005-2020. He is currently Special Counsel in the Washington, D. C. office of Hunton Andrews Kurth. Judge Griffith is a Lecturer on Law at Harvard Law School, a Fellow at the Wheatley Institution at Brigham Young University, and a senior adviser at the National Institute for Civil Discourse. Prior to his appointment to the D. C. Circuit, Judge Griffith was a litigation partner at the Washington, D. C. law firm of Wiley, Rein & Fielding. From 1996 through 2000, he was Senate Legal Counsel, the non-partisan chief legal officer of the United States Senate.

He and his wife Susan live in rural northern Virginia and are the parents of six and the grandparents of eleven.