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Appellate Lawyers

Richard B. Katskee

Washington D.C.

Richard Katskee is a nationally recognized expert on the First Amendment and has extensive experience in the areas of federal preemption and preclusion, administrative procedure, the Commerce Clause, punitive damages, civil-rights law, and education law. He focuses principally on appellate litigation and has successfully argued cases in federal courts of appeals across the country. According to Pulitzer Prize-winning author Edward Humes, Richard’s “elegantly written briefs are legendary, veritable beach reading in a field better known for its ponderous prose.” Richard is also an elected member of the American Law Institute and a Woodrow Wilson Visiting Fellow. He previously taught professional and political ethics at the John F. Kennedy School of Government and at Harvard College.

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