Prof. Jeff Kosseff

Jeff Kosseff is an associate professor of cybersecurity law at the United States Naval Academy. In October 2023, Johns Hopkins University Press published his fourth book, Liar in a Crowded Theater: Freedom of Speech in a World of Misinformation. Before joining the Naval Academy, he practiced First Amendment and cybersecurity law in Washington, D.C. He clerked for Judge Milan D. Smith, Jr. of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and Judge Leonie M. Brinkema of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia. He previously worked as a newspaper journalist and was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in national reporting.