John Dundon

Lecturer at Georgetown University Law Center

Professor Dundon joins IE Law School from the Georgetown University Law Center in Washington, DC, where he teaches classes on U.S. constitutional law, contract drafting, and academic legal English. With a background in both law and applied linguistics, Professor Dundon specializes in introducing non-U.S. law students to the conceptual underpinnings and discourse conventions of the U.S. common law system.

Prior to his teaching career, Professor Dundon practiced as a corporate attorney at the law firms of Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP (Washington, DC), Kirkland & Ellis LLP (New York, NY) and Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP (New York, NY); his practice at all three firms focused on private equity fund formation and management. Professor Dundon also served as a judicial law clerk on the District of Columbia Court of Appeals, and he maintains active law licenses in New York, the District of Columbia, and California.

Professor Dundon received a B.A. in philosophy and French from the University of Virginia, a J.D. from the George Washington University Law School, and an M.A. in applied linguistics from Columbia University.