Supreme Court Clerks > Shirley D. Woodward

Supreme Court Clerks for Justice Sandra Day O'Connor

Shirley D. Woodward

BACKGROUND
Clerked during Supreme Court term: 1999
Previous clerkship: Judge Laurence H. Silberman, United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Notable later roles:
  • CIA intelligence officer
  • Partner, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr
Alma mater: Georgetown University Law Center

Justice O'Connor wrote 15 opinions during Shirley D. Woodward's clerkship:

CASE NAME TOPIC DATE OPINION TYPE
Stenberg v. CarhartPrivacyJun 28, 2000Concurrence
Mitchell v. HelmsFirst AmendmentJun 28, 2000Concurrence
Apprendi v. New JerseyCriminal ProcedureJun 26, 2000Dissent
Miller v. FrenchCriminal ProcedureJun 19, 2000Majority
Ramdass v. AngeloneCriminal ProcedureJun 12, 2000Concurrence
Reeves v. Sanderson Plumbing Products IncCivil RightsJun 12, 2000Majority
Troxel v. GranvillePrivacyJun 5, 2000Majority
Sims v. ApfelJudicial PowerJun 5, 2000Concurrence
Public Lands Council v. BabbittEconomic ActivityMay 15, 2000Concurrence
Williams v. TaylorCriminal ProcedureApr 18, 2000Majority
Norfolk Southern Railway. Co. v. ShanklinFederalismApr 17, 2000Majority
Erie v. Pap's A. MFirst AmendmentMar 29, 2000Majority
FDA v. Brown & Williamson Tobacco CorpEconomic ActivityMar 21, 2000Majority
Roe v. Flores-OrtegaCriminal ProcedureFeb 23, 2000Majority
Kimel v. Florida Bd. of RegentsFederalismJan 11, 2000Majority