Bloomberg Law
Aug. 29, 2018, 5:19 PM

Arnold & Porter’s Blatt Will Kick Off Kavanaugh Hearings

Melissa Heelan Stanzione
Melissa Heelan Stanzione

U.S. Supreme Court litigator Lisa S. Blatt is one of three people who will introduce Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Senate Judiciary Committee Sept. 4, the first day of hearings for his nomination to the high court.

Blatt heads Arnold & Porter’s Appellate and Supreme Court practice in Washington. She has won 33 of 35 cases she argued in front of the Supreme Court.

These include Sorrell v. IMS Health Inc., about a state law banning the sale of prescriber data for marketing prescription drugs, and Astra USA, Inc. v. Santa Clara County, involving federally funded medical clinics ...