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Join Beth Brinkmann, partner at Covington & Burling, Kyle Hawkins, partner at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher and former Texas Solicitor General, and Stanford Law School expert Jeff Fisher to review the most important Supreme Court cases of the past year and look ahead to the year to come.
Beth Brinkmann is a veteran appellate litigator with extensive experience in handling complex client matters. Her strong background in both government and private practice informs her understanding of how best to support her clients’ objectives, while resolving their most difficult legal challenges.
Beth joined the firm as co-chair of the Appellate and Supreme Court Litigation Group after serving as Deputy Assistant Attorney General in the U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Division, where she oversaw the Division’s nationwide appellate litigation. She also has practiced for more than two decades before the Supreme Court of the United States, including as Assistant to the Solicitor General and in private practice. She argued her 25th case before the Supreme Court in 2019, and regularly argues in appellate courts across the country.
A leading authority on Supreme Court practice and nationally recognized expert on criminal procedure, Jeffrey L. Fisher’s work at the law school revolves around handling cases in the U.S. Supreme Court. He has argued over forty cases in the Court, on issues ranging from criminal procedure to maritime law to civil and human rights.
Kyle D. Hawkins
Kyle Hawkins is a partner in the Houston office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher. He practices in the firm’s Litigation Department and is a member of its Appellate and Constitutional Law Practice Group.
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