November 1, 2019
The National Law Journal named Washington, D.C. partner Matthew McGill among its 2019 Sports & Entertainment Trailblazers. McGill was recognized for his work convincing the Supreme Court to strike down the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act of 1992. The report was published in November 2019.
Matthew McGill is an appellate litigator who has participated in 21 cases before the Supreme Court of the United States, prevailing in 16. Outside the Supreme Court, his practice focuses on cases involving novel and complex questions of federal law, often in high-profile litigation against governmental entities.