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Tell us about your top U.S. Supreme Court or federal circuit court victory over the past year and how you and your team achieved the win. Dean v. US, [a U.S. Supreme Court case], which answered the question whether federal courts must sentence gun use crimes separately from the underlying crimes during which defendant used the gun. Sidley’s Pro Bono Program handled the case in conjunction with the Northwestern [Pritzker School of Law] Supreme Court Clinic. We channeled the ghost of Justice [Antonin] Scalia in persuading the court that sentencing is a practical, wholistic endeavor and not a formulaic exercise.

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Lisa Helem

Lisa Helem is the editor in chief of The National Law Journal. Contact her at lhelem@alm.com. On Twitter: @lhelemNLJ

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