Christopher Ostertag grew up outside Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He graduated magna cum laude from Grove City College with a degree in philosophy and minors in English and classics. He spent his 1L summer interning for Judge Stephanos Bibas on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. After law school, he will clerk for Judge Julius Richardson on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. When he isn’t preoccupied with legal or philosophical arcana, he enjoys cooking, playing the violin, reading Walker Percy, and questing after the perfect cup of coffee.