Jenner & Block

Henry M. Campbell Moot Court Kick-Off

Jenner & Block Partner Ian Heath Gershengorn spoke to about 120 University of Michigan Law School students in a presentation to kick off their upper-level moot court competition.  Histalk focused on oral advocacy.  The October 19 event was sponsored by the Henry M. Campbell Moot Court Executive Board.

Mr. Gershengorn is chair of the firm’s Appellate and Supreme Court Practice and is one of the nation’s premier Supreme Court and appellate advocates.  Before joining the firm in 2017, he served in the Office of the Solicitor General at the US Department of Justice, first as Principal Deputy Solicitor General and then as Acting Solicitor General of the United States, a position he held from June 2016 until the end of the Obama administration in January 2017.