[PAST EVENT] Silver Tongue Award/Bushrod Tournament Final Round

February 28, 2012
5:30pm - 7pm
Law School, McGlothlin Courtroom
613 S Henry St
Williamsburg, VA 23185Map this location
CARTER G. PHILLIPS is the Managing Partner of the Washington, D.C. office of Sidley Austin LLP, and is a member of the firm's Management Committee. He served as a law clerk to both Judge Robert Sprecher on the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit and Chief Justice Warren E. Burger on the United States Supreme Court. Mr. Phillips served as Assistant to the Solicitor General and argued nine cases on behalf of the federal government in the United States Supreme Court. Since joining Sidley, Mr. Phillips has argued 65 cases in the Supreme Court. His 74 arguments before that Court are the most of any lawyer currently in private practice. Mr. Phillips also has argued more than 90 cases in the federal courts of appeals and more than a dozen in other appellate courts. Mr. Phillips argued five cases last Term of the Supreme Court and is scheduled to argue four cases this Term.

No reservations needed for the Silver Tongue Award and Bushrod Final Round. Refreshments will follow.

Julie Silverbrook, jmsilverbrook@gmail.com