Five years ago, Kannon Shanmugam left the U.S. Solicitor General's office to build an appellate practice as a partner at the noted litigation firm Williams & Connolly. He was at the leading edge of a trend that has continued ever since: associates to the solicitor general taking (or sharing) the reins at Supreme Court practices at top firms.
Q&A With Kannon Shanmugam: Building a Supreme Court Practice
The National Law Journal
October 21, 2013