Appellate Law (Band 3)
Practice Areas: Co-Chair, Appellate and Constitutional Law Practice Group. He has presented oral argument before the Supreme Court of the United States in 25 cases, including some of the most important patent, antitrust, securities, and environmental law decisions in recent years, and he has also appeared before numerous lower federal and state appellate courts.
Career: Deputy Solicitor General of the United States (2003-2008); Assistant to the Solicitor General (1992-1994); Law Clerk to Justice Anthony M. Kennedy, U.S. Supreme Court (1988-1989) and Judge Alex Kozinski, Ninth Circuit (1987-1988).
Personal: JD, Yale Law School, 1987; Senior Editor, Yale Law & Policy Review.