My Supreme Court Debut: No Room For Nervousness

By Jonathan Herstoff (December 12, 2017, 12:52 PM EST) -- As the end of the year draws near, all eyes are turning to the U.S. Supreme Court and the decisions it will issue during its October 2017 term. In this Expert Analysis series, attorneys that have argued before the high court — from veterans to recent first-time arguers — reflect on their very first time standing before the justices.

Jonathan Herstoff My first argument before the U.S. Supreme Court was Hamer v. Neighborhood Housing Services of Chicago et al., No. 16-658 (U.S.), which I argued on Oct. 10, 2017 on behalf of petitioner Charmaine Hamer. This case presents the question of...

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