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Sidley Austin LLP

Carter Phillips

Washington, DC, USA USA Guide 2021 Ranked in 2 departments
Ranked in : Intellectual Property: Litigation , Appellate Law
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Intellectual Property: Litigation - District of Columbia

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Carter Phillips offers significant experience acting on complex IP litigation and related appellate proceedings.
"He is a great appellate lawyer and a leading light." "He's wonderful."
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Appellate Law - USA - Nationwide

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Carter Phillips has a broad appellate practice and is regarded as a go-to for high-profile appeals, counting almost 90 Supreme Court arguments to his name.
"Carter is one of the most brilliant, affable and unassuming lawyers you will ever meet. He has this rare combination of legal skill and humility which serves his clients very well." "He has an incredible amount of experience arguing cases before the US Supreme Court. His oral argument and analytical skills are excellent."
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CARTER is one of the most experienced Supreme Court and appellate lawyers in the country. Since joining Sidley, Carter has argued 79 cases before the Supreme Court, more than any other lawyer in private practice. Prior to joining Sidley, Carter served as an Assistant to the Solicitor General and in that position he argued nine cases before the Supreme Court on behalf of the United States Government. He thus currently has a total of 88 oral arguments before the Supreme Court and more than 145 arguments before the United States Courts of Appeals. He has argued in every Circuit and has argued more than 40 cases before the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.

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Carter is a member of the American Law Institute, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and the American Academy of Appellate Lawyers, and he is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers. He is the Chair of the Federal Circuit Advisory Council, and a trustee and the treasurer of the Supreme Court Historical Society.

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Carter Phillips

Sidley Austin LLP

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