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Jacob H. Huebert

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Works Published inSpeeches and PresentationsMises Daily ArticleThe Journal of Libertarian StudiesQuarterly Journal of Austrian Economics

Jacob Huebert is a Senior Attorney at the Goldwater Institute, litigating cases on free speech and property rights, among other issues. Jacob currently leads the Goldwater Institute's First Amendment challenges to state laws that require attorneys to join and pay dues to a bar associations.

Before joining Goldwater, he served as Director of Litigation for the Liberty Justice Center in Chicago. There, he successfully litigated cases to protect economic liberty, free speech, and other constitutional rights, including the landmark Janus v. AFSCME case, in which the U.S. Supreme Court upheld government workers’ First Amendment right to choose for themselves whether to pay money to a union. Jacob and his work have appeared in numerous national media outlets, including the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, and Fox News Channel.

Jacob holds a B.A. in economics from Grove City College and a J.D. from the University of Chicago Law School. After law school, Jacob served as a clerk to Judge Deborah Cook of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit.

All Works

Jacob Huebert on a Libertarian Victory at the Supreme Court

Legal SystemStrategy

06/29/2018Audio/Video
Jacob Huebert and Jeff Deist break down the libertarian perspective on Janus vs. AFSCME.
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Is There Hope for Liberty in Our Lifetime?

Free Markets

04/29/2011Mises Daily Articles
What we can do to advance liberty is to work on the one unit of society we're actually capable of improving.
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Who Owns the Sky?

The EnvironmentLegal System

04/18/2011Mises Daily Articles
Many in Congress were troubled by the question of whether the Constitution authorized them to pass such legislation.
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The Fight against Intellectual Property

Free MarketsLegal System

03/02/2011Mises Daily Articles
IP empowers some people to use government to limit other people's speech and actions.
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