Kate Adams, Apple's Incoming General Counsel, Was 'Peacemaker' as SCOTUS Clerk

When Katherine Adams settles in as Apple Inc.'s new general counsel, a small part of her legal tool kit will include skills she nurtured at the U.S. Supreme Court years ago as a clerk to then-Justice Sandra Day O'Connor. Former clerks recall Adams as a "peacemaker" at the court.

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