Frank LoMonte
Executive Director


  • Bullying
  • Journalism tools and privacy

Frank LoMonte joined the Student Press Law Center, a nonprofit legal-assistance organization based in Washington, D.C., in January 2008 as executive director. Previously, LoMonte practiced law with Atlanta-based Sutherland LLP and clerked for federal judges on the Northern District of Georgia and the Eleventh Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals. Before law school, LoMonte was an investigative journalist and political columnist for daily newspapers in Florida and Georgia. His articles about the First Amendment and media-law topics have been widely published in Education Week, The Chronicle of Higher Education, the American University Law Review, the University of North Carolina First Amendment Law Review, and in many other outlets. LoMonte graduated magna cum laude from the University of Georgia School of Law, where he was a senior editor of the Georgia Law Review and where he serves as a distinguished visiting professor teaching media law, including the law of social media and cyberbullying.