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While women have made significant inroads into the elite world of U.S. Supreme Court advocacy, last term the number of women arguing at the court hit a decade low. Was it an off year? Or a sign of progress stalled? (This article is the first in a series examining the gender gap among high court advocates.)
414 Supreme Court Women: A Vet & 1st-Timer Talk Gender Disparity

By Annie Pancak

In exclusive on-camera interviews with Law360, the most prolific female U.S. Supreme Court advocate of the past decade and a first-timer reflect on the status of women in a field still dominated by men. (This article is part of a series examining the gender gap among high court advocates.)

scotus-statue.jpg Gender Disparity At The High Court: How Top Law Firms Measure Up

By Amanda James and Annie Pancak

For the women at elite law firms, an enduring gender gap among advocates can create a high hurdle for their high court ambitions. Here, Law360 looks at the law firms where women score Supreme Court arguments, and where they don’t. (This article is part of a series examining the gender gap among high court advocates.)

iStock-1033617014.jpg The Path To Becoming A Supreme Court Advocate

By Amanda James and Annie Pancak

A look at the careers of attorneys who have dominated oral advocacy at the U.S. Supreme Court over the last decade shows a similar path for men and women, with a few key differences. Here’s how the top 10 male and female advocates stack up. (This article is part of a series examining the gender gap among high court advocates.)

kavanaugh-swearingin.jpg How Kavanaugh Survived The Nomination Battle

By Law360 Staff

D.C. Circuit Judge Brett Kavanaugh was confirmed to the U.S. Supreme Court on Saturday, following a bitter, three-month nomination fight. Here, Law360 takes a look his road to confirmation.

414 Will Law Schools Start Counting ‘Generation ADA’?

By Brandon Lowrey

No one is tracking law students with disabilities to see where the education system may be failing them, but some advocates are working to change this dynamic and build a better pipeline.

414 Law360's Pro Say: Disabled Attys Fight For A Place In BigLaw

By Law360 Staff

The legal profession can be a lonely place for attorneys with disabilities. They are often overlooked in diversity discussions, and may feel pressure to downplay their disability out of fear of facing bias and stigma. On this week's Pro Say podcast, we dive into these challenges and highlight how disabled attorneys are fighting for their place in the law. 

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