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 U.S. law firm with 450 attorneys located in 11 states and London. Founded in 1934, the firm has a national reputation for its insurance industry work, its representation of professionals and law firms, and its closely coordinated business advisory, transactional and litigation services. We serve clients ranging from emerging and middle-market businesses to Fortune 500 companies, as well as governmental and public sector clients.


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