In the Trenches Podcast, Ep. 5: Conversation with a “Lawyer’s Lawyer” on Appellate and Executive Branch Advocacy

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Overview


Jenn Dickey, Associate Chief Counsel at the US Chamber Litigation Center for the US Chamber of Commerce, is the quintessential lawyer’s lawyer, having served as a Supreme Court Clerk, Associate Counsel to the President, and Deputy Associate Attorney General. On this episode of In the Trenches, Brian Stimson, McDermott partner and former Acting General Counsel and Principal Deputy General Counsel for the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), sits down with Jenn to discuss her perspectives on:

  • Supreme Court and appellate advocacy
  • The roles of White House Counsel’s Office, the US Department of Justice and federal agencies in rulemakings and administrative litigation
  • The DOJ litigating components and their roles, institutional interests and approaches to litigation
  • Key issues in Administrative Procedure Act litigation for American businesses
  • Hot class action and mass action issues, including no-injury class actions, predominance and mass arbitrations