During law school he was appointed clerk to the Committee on Grievances for the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, chaired by the Honorable Jed S. Rakoff. After graduating he served as a law clerk for the Honorable Paul J. Kelly, Jr., United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit.
He co-presented papers on refugee law at a conference on Israel and international law, held at Northwestern University School of Law (May 2010) and on copyright at the 10th Annual Intellectual Property Scholars Conference, at UC Berkeley School of Law (August 2010). His scholarly publications include Why Strickland Is the Wrong Test for Violations of the Right to Testify, 70 Wash. & Lee L. Rev. 95 (2013) (co-authored with Daniel J. Capra).
His writings on history, politics, literature, and culture have appeared in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, New Criterion, National Review, Commentary, New York Sun, Forbes.com, and other publications. Mr. Tartakovsky is also a Publius Fellow of the Claremont Institute.
He is a board member of the San Francisco Chapter of the Federalist Society.
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