Bennett Rushkoff was appointed as an Administrative Law Judge for the District of Columbia Office of Administrative Hearings in July 2016. Prior to this appointment, he worked for 17 years as a supervising attorney in the Office of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia, where he managed consumer protection and other public protection work, including civil enforcement in the areas of trade regulation and nonprofit oversight.
Before joining the District of Columbia Government, he worked as a Special Assistant to the Maryland Attorney General, as a Special Chief Counsel in the Missouri Attorney General’s Office, as a staff attorney at the Federal Trade Commission, and as an associate in the D.C. office of the law firm Sutherland, Asbill and Brennan. He has taught as an adjunct professor at the Georgetown University Law Center and at the University of Baltimore School of Law, and has served on the Steering Committee of the D.C. Bar’s Antitrust and Consumer Law Section. A graduate of Princeton University (A.B. 1980) and Yale Law School (J.D. 1983), he clerked for The Hon. Albert J. Engel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit.