Henry N. Butler Joins John Marshall Center Board of Directors

The John Marshall Center for Constitutional History & Civics is proud to announce Henry N. Butler has joined its Board of Directors. Butler is the Henry G. Manne Chair in Law and Economics and Executive Director of the Law & Economics Center at George Mason University’s Antonin Scalia Law School. For over 30 years, he has developed and led educational programs that teach economics, finance, accounting, statistics, and the scientific method to federal and state judges. He served as dean of the law school from 2015 through 2020. Butler earned his bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Richmond and an M.A. and Ph.D. in economics from Virginia Tech. As a student at the University of Miami School of Law, he was a John M. Olin Fellow at the Law and Economics Center, founded by his mentor Professor Henry G. Manne. Butler’s father, M. Caldwell Butler, former member of the US House of Representatives from Roanoke, was a founding member of the John Marshall Center’s Board of Directors.