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Tips on Petitioning for and Opposing Certiorari in the U.S. Supreme Court

Winter 2008
For many lawyers, representing a client in a case that is a candidate for review by the Supreme Court of the United States is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. The art of seeking and opposing certiorari in the Supreme Court-with its focus on conflicts among lower courts and the importance of the case to nonparties-is decidedly foreign to many litigators, who spend their days engaged in the underlying merits of a dispute.


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    Senior Counsel
    T +1 312 701 7819
  • Stephen J. Kane
    T +1 312 701 8857

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