Lisa S. Blatt
Partner, Arnold & Porter LLP, Adjunct Professor of Law
B.A.; J.D., University of Texas
Professor Blatt is a partner at Arnold & Porter LLP and heads the firm's Appellate and Supreme Court practice. She is a veteran Supreme Court...Continue Reading
Professor Blatt is a partner at Arnold & Porter LLP and heads the firm's Appellate and Supreme Court practice. She is a veteran Supreme Court advocate, having argued thirty-one cases before the Supreme Court, prevailing in twenty-nine, with one case pending. Since joining Arnold & Porter in November 2009, Professor Blatt has been hailed by The National Law Journal as a "visionary" in the law, singled out by Chambers USA as one of the "leading former government officials" in Appellate Law, noted for her "meticulous oral argument preparation and 'great presence before the court,'" and consistently rated as one of The Best Lawyers in America for Appellate Law. In 2011, Washingtonian magazine featured Professor Blatt as a "Superstar" in its "Best Lawyers in Washington" article and also named her one of the "100 Most Powerful Women in Washington." Her oral advocacy has been cited as exemplary in the Supreme Court Clerk's Guide for Counsel in Cases to be Argued Before the Supreme Court.Professor Blatt is a member of the US Chamber of Commerce National Chamber Litigation Center's Constitutional and Administrative Law Committee, a group that assists the Chamber in selecting appropriate cases for amicus participation in appellate courts throughout the country; and is a member of the Advisory Board for GULC's Supreme Court Institute.