For Covington, a flattering invitation

The National Law Journal


Robert Long, who leads Covington & Burling's appellate and U.S. Supreme Court practice, remembers getting the call from the U.S. Supreme Court to participate as an amicus curiae in U.S. Department of Health and Human Services v. Florida, one of the challenges to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. "Came out of the blue," recalled Long, who has argued 17 cases in the high court.

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