- Dowd Scheffel
Matthew Dowd of Dowd Scheffel joins counsel of record David Bois
Matthew Dowd is honored to join counsel of record David Boies of Boies Schiller Flexner LLP on a petition for a writ of certiorari in William C. Bond v. United States, No. 18-782. This case addresses a circuit split regarding whether a district court must provide a reason when denying a pro se litigant’s request for leave to amend a dismissed complaint. Retired Seventh Circuit Judge Richard Posner is also counsel in the case, which continues from an appeal in which Mr. Dowd and Judge Posner represented the petitioner before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. The filing covered by Law360, and Above The Law.