Office of the Solicitor General

Office of the Solicitor General

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Meet the Acting Solicitor General

Acting Solicitor General of the United States
Acting Solicitor General of the United States

Ian Heath Gershengorn serves as Acting Solicitor General of the United States as of June 25, 2016.

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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Leadership 

Ian Gershengorn
Acting Solicitor General

Contact 

Office of the Solicitor General
(202) 514-2203

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