Supreme Court Institute Panel Discussion on President Obama’s Nominee to the U.S. Supreme Court and the Confirmation Process
Wednesday, 6/03/2009 12:30 PM (EST)
Joan Biskupic (L’93), Supreme Court correspondent, USA Today, and author of the forthcoming American Original: The Life and Constitution of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia and of Sandra Day O’Connor: How the First Woman on the Supreme Court Became Its Most Influential Justice
Susan Low Bloch, Professor, Georgetown University Law Center
Roy Englert, a partner at Robbins, Russell, Englert, Orseck, Untereiner and Sauber, who served in the Office of the Solicitor General and has argued 18 cases before the Supreme Court
Richard Lazarus, Georgetown Law professor and faculty co-director of the Supreme Court Institute
Adam Liptak, Supreme Court correspondent for the New York Times and author of its “Sidebar” column
Patricia Millett, co-head of Akin-Gump’s Supreme Court practice, who has argued 26 cases before the Supreme Court (more than any other woman in private practice)
Pam Harris, incoming executive director of the Supreme Court Institute and of counsel in O’Melveny’s Washington, D.C. office, where she works on Supreme Court and appellate litigation.
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