India, April 16 -- A new Presidential Commission on Supreme Court Reform will be co-chaired by Leighton Homer Surbeck Professor of Law Professor Cristina Rodriguez '00 and includes a total of 13 Yale Law School faculty and alumni.

President Joseph R. Biden Jr. issued an executive order forming the Presidential Commission on the Supreme Court of the United States on April 9, 2021. The bipartisan commission of experts will analyze arguments for and against Supreme Court reform.

"I am honored to be asked to participate in the consideration of these weighty matters and look forward to the work," Rodriguez said.

Other Yale Law School faculty named to the commission include Dean and Sol & Lillian Goldman Professor of Law Heather K. Gerken, K...