Josh Hammer

Josh Hammer is Editor-at-Large of The Daily Wire. Josh is also Of Counsel at First Liberty Institute, the Texas-based religious liberty legal defense firm.

Prior to joining The Daily Wire, Josh worked at Kirkland & Ellis LLP and clerked for Judge James C. Ho of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. Josh has also served as a John Marshall Fellow with the Claremont Institute, as a law clerk on the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee staff of Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT), and as a delegate candidate for Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) during his 2016 presidential campaign. In addition to The Daily Wire, Josh has also previously contributed to RedState and The Resurgent.

Josh graduated from Duke University, where he majored in economics, and from the University of Chicago Law School. He is an active member of the Texas State Bar and the Federalist Society.