Schaerr|Duncan LLP is a boutique law firm formed in 2016 by nationally recognized attorneys Gene Schaerr and Kyle Duncan.
One of the nation's leading appellate lawyers, Gene Schaerr led the appellate practice at the Washington D.C. firm of Winston & Strawn for many years. Gene also practiced appellate law at Sidley Austin and served in the White House as Associate Counsel to the President. He clerked on the U.S. Supreme Court for Chief Justice Warren Burger and Associate Justice Antonin Scalia, and on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit for then-Judge Kenneth Starr. Gene graduated in 1985 from the Yale Law School.
Kyle Duncan is the former general counsel of the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty, a nationally recognized public interest law firm based in Washington D.C. Previously, he served as Louisiana's first solicitor general, where he argued and won numerous appeals in state and federal courts, including the U.S. Supreme Court. He clerked for Judge John M. Duhé of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. He is a graduate of Columbia Law School (LL.M. 2004) and the Louisiana State University Law Center (J.D. 1997).