• Department of Homeland Security v. Regents of the University of California (US Supreme Court)
    Filed amicus brief on behalf of United We Dream – an organization that represents young individuals protected by the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals or DACA program - and 50 organizations in consolidated lawsuits challenging the government's rescission of the DACA program
  • Hawaii v. Trump (US Supreme Court and Ninth Circuit)
    Filed amicus briefs on behalf of more than 100 members of Congress in litigation challenging President Trump's "Travel Ban" Executive Order
  • Janus v. AFSCME (US Supreme Court)
    Filed amicus brief on behalf of U.S. Senators Sheldon Whitehouse and Richard Blumenthal in the litigation defending fair-share union fees against First Amendment challenge
  • Pavatt v. Sharp (US Supreme Court) 
    Represented Oklahoma death row inmate seeking Supreme Court review of his capital sentence – following en banc review by the Tenth Circuit – based on the Eighth Amendment
  • National Security Archive v. CIA (District Court for the District of Columbia)
    On behalf of the National Security Archive (an award-winning research center founded by journalists and scholars), successfully obtained previously classified cables in Freedom of Information Act litigation against the CIA. The cables were covered in the New York Times and Washington Post
  • Hernández v. Mesa (US Supreme Court)
    Filed amicus brief in US Supreme Court on behalf of former police chiefs supporting petitioners in case involving the extraterritorial application of the Constitution and issues of qualified immunity
  • Evenwel v. Abbott (US Supreme Court)
    Filed amicus brief on behalf of the Hispanic National Bar Association, the National Bar Association, and the South Asian Bar Association of North America in major voting rights case. The New York Times reported that the Court's decision was "a major statement on the meaning of a fundamental principle of the American political system, that of 'one person one vote."
  • Pena-Rodriguez v. Colorado (US Supreme Court)
    Filed amicus brief on behalf of the Anti-Defamation League, the Hispanic National Bar Association, and LatinoJustice in case addressing the admissibility of evidence of a juror’s racial bias exhibited during deliberations