Casey Mattox, Esq., serves as senior counsel and the director of the Center for Academic Freedom with Alliance Defending Freedom.
When Mattox first joined ADF in 2009, he participated in litigation and later focused on working with allied attorneys to litigate cases to protect the rights of Christian students, faculty, and staff at public colleges and universities across the nation. In 2011, Mattox was eager to put an end to the evil of abortion and joined the Center for Life. As senior counsel, he has been active in defending the sanctity of life and holding the abortion industry accountable for its fraudulent use of taxpayer dollars. He is also active in defending the freedom of conscience of healthcare workers.
Mattox earned his J.D. from Boston College Law School in 2001. He is a member of the bar in Virginia, the U.S. Supreme Court, the U.S. Courts of Appeals for the 7th, 9th, and D.C. Circuits, and the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Virginia, the Northern District of Florida, and the Eastern District of Michigan.