Royal Oakes Talks With ABC News Radio About Justice Scalia's Career and Impact

February 15, 2016

Royal F. Oakes a Los Angeles-based partner in the Business Litigation Practice Group at Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP, was interviewed on ABC News Radio on February 14, 2016, about the career of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, and the impact on the high court of the jurist’s passing. Among other subjects, Mr. Oakes addressed the intersection of legal and political issues bearing on the controversial subject of filling a U.S. Supreme Court vacancy in the final year of a presidential term.

Mr. Oakes has extensive trial and appellate practice in the fields of insurance, employment and general business law. He has litigated hundreds of cases in the areas of bad faith law and unfair business practices.

Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP is a national law firm with approximately 500 attorneys providing coordinated legal services across the United States and in London. Hinshaw lawyers partner with businesses, governmental entities and individuals to help them effectively address legal challenges and seize opportunities. Founded in 1934, the firm represents clients in complex litigation and in regulatory and transactional matters.


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