Lisa Soronen is the Executive Director of the State and Local Legal Center in Washington, D.C.. In her role at the State and Local Legal Center, Soronen files amicus curiae briefs to the U.S. Supreme Court on behalf of members of the Big Seven—National Governors Association, National Conference of State Legislatures, The Council of State Governments, National League of Cities, United States Conference of Mayors, National Association of Counties and International City/County Management Association—in cases affecting state and local government. She filed an amicus brief on behalf of SLLC in Manuel. Prior to joining the SLLC, Soronen worked for the National School Boards Association and the Wisconsin Association of School Boards, and clerked for the Wisconsin Court of Appeals. She earned a juris doctorate at the University of Wisconsin Law School.
Tillman Breckenridge is a Partner in Bailey & Glasser, LLP’s Washington, D.C. office. He is the Chair of DRI’s Appellate Advocacy Committee, and has represented individuals, companies, organizations, and foreign, state, and local governments before the United States Supreme Court, every U.S. Court of Appeals, and many state appellate courts. Additionally, Tillman is an Adjunct Professor of Law at the William & Mary School of Law, where he directs the Appellate and Supreme Court Clinic. He prepared and filed an amicus brief on behalf of DRI in Manuel. Tillman has been named to the Washington, DC Super Lawyers and Virginia’s Legal Elite lists for appellate practice, is rated AV-Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell, and has been named one of the National Bar Association’s 40 Trailblazers Under 40.
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