Jay Sekulow

About me


Jay Sekulow, J.D., Ph.D.

Chief Counsel

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ)

As Chief Counsel for the American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which is a premier national public interest law firm specializing in constitutional law and the defense of religious and civil liberties, Dr. Sekulow has argued several landmark cases before the U.S. Supreme Court that have become part of the legal landscape in the area of religious liberty litigation. In Westside School District v. Mergens, Dr. Sekulow cleared the way for public school students to form Bible clubs and religious organizations on their school campuses. In Lamb's Chapel v. Center Moriches School District, Dr. Sekulow defended the free speech rights of religious groups, ensuring that they be treated equally with respect to the use of public facilities.

Jay Sekulow received his Ph.D. from Regent University, and is an honors graduate of Mercer Law School, where he served on the Mercer Law Review, and an honors graduate of Mercer University.