Political Science Alumnus in the News: Carter G. Phillips

February 26, 2021

Political Science Alumnus in the News: Carter G. Phillips

Carter G. Phillips headshot

Carter G. Phillips (OSU Political Science, Class of 1973) is one of the most experienced Supreme Court and appellate lawyers in the country. Since joining Sidley Austin LLP (the law firm where he currently practices) Carter has argued 79 cases before the Supreme Court, more than any other lawyer in private practice. Prior to joining Sidley Austin LLP, Carter served as an Assistant to the Solicitor General and in that position he argued nine cases before the Supreme Court on behalf of the United States Government.

Recently, Phillips wrote a reflection on his storied career arguing before the highest court in the land. Read it by clicking this link.

The Department of Political Science is proud of all of our alumni, who have careers spanning sectors and accomplishments with local, national and global impact. If you are an Ohio State Political Science alumni who would like to see their accomplishments acknowledged or just keep in touch with the department, please email Stephen Listisen, Graduate Administrative Associate.