TBA Law Blog


Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Mar 28, 2018
In a rare feat, a solo practitioner from the U.S. Virgin Islands yesterday won a unanimous verdict from the U.S. Supreme Court, Above the Law reports. The court decided Hall v. Hall, a family dispute in which solo attorney Andrew Simpson represented the losing party in a lower court’s decision. Though the odds were stacked against Simpson, including an amicus brief filed by retired federal district court judges that urged the court to rule against his client, Simpson ultimately won with every justice ruling in his favor.