Eric Segall is the Kathy and Lawrence Ashe Professor of Law at Georgia State University College of Law. He graduated from Emory University and from Vanderbilt Law School, where he was the research editor for the Law Review and member of Order of the Coif. He clerked for two federal judges and then worked for Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, and the United States Department of Justice, before joining the GSU faculty in 1991.

He has written more than 25 law review articles on constitutional law, and is the author of the book Supreme Myths: Why the Supreme Court Is Not a Court and Its Justices Are Not Justices. He has published op-eds in the Los Angeles Times, Slate, and The Huffington Post, among others, and frequently appears on the radio show Stand Up With Pete Dominick on XM Radio.