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Office of the Solicitor General

Office of the Solicitor General

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Meet the Director

Meet the Solicitor General

Portrait of Noel John Francisco, the 48th Solicitor General
Solicitor General

Noel Francisco was sworn in as Solicitor General of the United States on September 19, 2017. 

About the Office

The task of the Office of the Solicitor General is to supervise and conduct government litigation in the United States Supreme Court. Virtually all such litigation is channeled through the Office of the Solicitor General and is actively conducted by the Office. The United States is involved in approximately two-thirds of all the cases the U.S. Supreme Court decides on the merits each year.

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Noel Francisco
Solicitor General


Office of the Solicitor General
(202) 514-2203

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