Michael Price (@michaelwprice) is Senior Litigation Counsel for the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers’ (NACDL) Fourth Amendment Center, which provides defense training, resources, and direct legal assistance to preserve privacy rights in the digital age. He previously served as Senior Counsel for the Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law in the Liberty and National Security Program, where he worked to oppose discriminatory surveillance and immigration practices, developed legislation to enhance police oversight and accountability, and co-authored numerous amicus briefs in cases involving electronic surveillance and privacy issues, including United States v. Jones, Riley v. California, and Carpenter v. United States.
Michael focuses on cutting-edge Fourth Amendment issues including the “third-party doctrine,” location tracking, device searches, parallel construction, and government hacking. He provides trainings and direct legal assistance to equip defense lawyers with the tools they need to ensure that the Fourth Amendment keeps pace with emerging technologies.
He holds a J.D. from NYU School of Law and a B.A. from Columbia University in Political Science and Middle East & Asian Languages and Cultures.