Super Solicitors General

Super Solicitors General

Jeffrey Toobin, staff writer for The New Yorker, and author of the books “The Nine: Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court” and “The Oath: The Obama White House vs. the Supreme Court” (out in September), has written a fascinating piece,...
Carter Phillips Takes the Reins at Sidley Austin

Carter Phillips Takes the Reins at Sidley Austin

It was announced today that Carter Phillips, renowned Washington, D.C., appellate lawyer, and owner of the current record for most stand-ups before the U.S. Supreme Court (71 at last count), has been named head of the executive committee at Sidley Austin. Congrats to...
Jean Dubofsky on Public Policy Groups that Matter

Jean Dubofsky on Public Policy Groups that Matter

Jean Dubofsky knows supreme courts. She became the first female justice on the Colorado Supreme Court in 1979, and, as an appellate lawyer, was lead counsel for the plaintiffs in overturning the Amendment 2 case (Romer v. Evans) before the U.S. Supreme Court in 1996....
Carter Phillips on his mentor Rex Lee

Carter Phillips on his mentor Rex Lee

Super Lawyers recently had the pleasure of talking with Carter Phillips, the managing partner of Sidley Austin in Washington, D.C. Phillips holds the record for the most arguments before the U.S. Supreme Court with an astounding 71, including five this term. He talked...

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