Lunch with Paul Clement

Phoenix Lawyers Chapter

Featuring: 

  • Paul Clement, Partner, Kirkland & Ellis LLP
  • Dominic Draye, Arizona Solicitor General

Featuring: 

  • Paul Clement, Partner, Kirkland & Ellis LLP
  • Dominic Draye, Arizona Solicitor General

Paul Clement is a partner in the Washington, D.C., office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Paul served as the 43rd Solicitor General of the United States from June 2005 until June 2008. Before his confirmation as Solicitor General, he served as Acting Solicitor General for nearly a year and as Principal Deputy Solicitor General for over three years.

He has argued 85 cases before the United States Supreme Court, including McConnell v. FECTennessee v. LaneRumsfeld v. PadillaCredit Suisse v. BillingUnited States v. BookerMGM v. GroksterABC v. Aereo, and Hobby Lobby v. Burwell. He has argued before the Supreme Court 30 times in just the last five terms. Paul has argued more Supreme Court cases since 2000 than any lawyer in or out of government. He has also argued many important cases in the lower courts, including Walker v. CheneyUnited States v. Moussaoui, and NFL v. Brady.

Paul’s practice focuses on appellate matters, constitutional litigation, and strategic counseling. He represents a broad array of clients in the Supreme Court and in federal and state appellate courts. Last year, for example, he successfully argued Supreme Court cases involving significant issues of energy regulation, religious liberty, state sovereign immunity and labor law, and successfully argued an arbitration appeal to the Second Circuit, a preemption appeal to the Eighth Circuit, a constitutional appeal before the en banc Third Circuit, and secured the reversal of an adverse jury verdict in the Eleventh Circuit.

 

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Cost to Attend: 

  • $50 - Individual Ticket
  • $600 - Purchase Table for 10