Tony Mauro is Supreme Court correspondent for National Law Journal, Incisive Media, and law.com. He has covered the Supreme Court since 1979, first for Gannett News Service and USA TODAY and then, since January 2000, for Legal Times, which merged with its sibling publication the National Law Journal in 2009. Mauro is also a legal correspondent for the First Amendment Center.
Mauro received a bachelor's degree in political science from Rutgers University, and a master's degree from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.
In March 2001 and November 2005, Washingtonian magazine included Mauro on its list of the top 50 journalists in Washington. He is the author of Illustrated Great Decisions of the Supreme Court, published in its second edition in December 2005 by Congressional Quarterly Press. He also has written several law review articles and contributed chapters to several books. The most recent is A Good Quarrel: America's Top Legal Reporters Share Stories from Inside the Supreme Court, published in April 2009 by the University of Michigan Press.
Mauro serves on the executive committee of the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press and the advisory board of the World Press Freedom Committee. He is also on the advisory board for Georgetown University Law Center’s Master of Studies in Law program for journalists.