The Cardinal Club
150 Fayetteville Street, 28th Floor
Kannon K. Shanmugam
- Kannon K. Shanmugam, Partner, Williams & Connolly, LLP
Mr. Shanmugam will discuss the major cases from the October 2012 term of the United States Supreme Court, which recently concluded, including trends and significant developments in the case law.
Mr. Shanmugam is one of the nation’s leading Supreme Court and appellate advocates. He has argued 13 cases before the Supreme Court, including two cases during the Court’s most recent term. One of the two cases was Maryland v. King, which held that the Fourth Amendment allows police to take a DNA swab of a person arrested for a serious offense. Mr. Shanmugam joined Williams & Connolly in 2008 after serving as an Assistant to the Solicitor General in the U.S. Department of Justice. Prior to serving in the Solicitor General's office, Mr. Shanmugam served as a law clerk for Associate Justice Antonin Scalia and for Judge J. Michael Luttig of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. For more information on Mr. Shanmugam, please click here: http://www.wc.com/kshanmugam.
Advance Registration: $15 for Federalist Society Members / $20 for General Public
Day of Registration: $30
1 Hour of North Carolina CLE Credit (pending): $3.00