Harvey Rishikof, Esq., Chair of the Department of National Security Strategy and Professor of Law and National Security Studies at the National War College in Washington, DC, specializes in the areas of national security, national security law, military theory, civil liberties, civilian and military relations, and constitutional law. As Administrative Assistant to the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court in the mid-1990s, Rishikof served as chief of staff for Chief Justice and was involved in policy issues concerning the federal court system. Later Legal Counsel to the Deputy Director of the FBI, Rishikof focused on FBI policies concerning national security and terrorism and served as liaison to the Office of the Attorney General at the Department of Justice. As Dean of the Roger Williams University School of Law, Rishikof introduced courses on national security and the constitution involving the Naval War College in Newport, RI.