Friday, August 26, 2005
"A graduate of Duke University (A.B.), Columbia University (M.P.A.) and the University of Virginia School of Law (J.D.), Professor Cook clerked for the Honorable Philip M. Pro, United States District Court Judge for the District of Nevada, and served for several years as an Assistant United States Attorney in the District of Nevada and the District of Columbia prior to commencing his career in law teaching. While a federal prosecutor and a member of the Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force, he was responsible for the handling of an array of felony criminal matters, including felony narcotic, white-collar and various arrest-generated cases during the trial and appellate stages. As an Associate Professor of Law, Professor Cook teaches Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure and Evidence."
His publications include, All Aboard! The Supreme Court, Guilty Pleas, and the Railroading of Criminal Defendants, and have appeared in the Yale Journal of International Law (forthcoming), the Colorado Law Review, the Notre Dame Law Review, the Brigham Young University Law Review, and the Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy.