Federalist Society presents Allyson Ho '00 and John Rappaport, "Supreme Court Preview"
Ms. Ho is the co-chair of the U.S. Supreme Court and Appellate Litigation practice at Morgan Lewis. She received her J.D., with high honors, from the University of Chicago Law School, where she was named to the Order of the Coif. While in law school, she was a member of The University of Chicago Law Review, articles editor of The University of Chicago Legal Forum, editor-in-chief of the symposium issue of the Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy, and a recipient of both the Anne Watson Barber Award for Outstanding Service and the Caspar Platt Award for best paper written by a law school student. She received her M.A. and Ph.D. in English from Rice University, and her B.A., magna cum laude, from Duke University, where she was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. Ms. Ho is an accomplished appellate and constitutional lawyer with a distinguished record of government service. She has served at the highest levels of government, including acting as special assistant to the President and counselor to the US Attorney General.. As special assistant to the President, she was responsible for briefing the President on a wide range of legal issues. John Rappaport is a Bigelow Fellow at the Law School. This talk was recorded on October 10, 2013, and sponsored by the Federalist Society.