January 11, 2024

Partner Michael Gottlieb recently appeared on The Lawfare Podcast. The episode focuses on the recent $148 million verdict in the landmark defamation suit brought by Willkie clients and former Georgia elections workers Ruby Freeman and Shaye Moss against Rudy Giuliani. A Willkie pro bono team led by Michael and partner Meryl Governski, along with co-counsel at Protect Democracy and Dubose Miller LLC, represent Ruby and Shaye in the case.

The podcast episode includes discussion of a number of topics, including the significance of the verdict and partnering with Protect Democracy, as well as Michael’s commitment to representing victims of conspiracy theories and viral online disinformation campaigns.

The Lawfare Podcast, hosted by Editor-in-Chief Benjamin Wittes, features discussions with experts, policymakers, and opinion leaders at the nexus of national security, law, and policy.  

Listen to the full episode here.

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