Previously, Judd was the Research Director for the Hillary Clinton for President campaign. He also worked at the Center for American Progress from 2003 to 2007, when he founded and edited ThinkProgress.org. Judd holds a J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center and a B.A. from Pomona College in Public Policy analysis. He is a member of the Maryland Bar and has practiced as an attorney, focusing on civil and criminal trial work. Judd has also appeared frequently on radio and television, including CNN, Fox News, MSNBC and CNBC.