A Primer on Oral Argument at the Supreme Court

2019-03-18T18:47:32-05:00November 13th, 2014|Tags: , , |

The scariest sentence in legal lexicon may well begin with the words: “Mr. Chief Justice, and may it please the Court…”  As noted by the Court’s Guide for Counsel, advocates must first utter these nine words before trumpeting a client’s case in front of the most inquisitive minds in the country.  In fact, at least [...]