Leading First Amendment lawyer with Debevoise & Plimpton
James C. Goodale is a leading First Amendment lawyer with Debevoise & Plimpton. He has represented The New York Times in every one of its cases to go to the Supreme Court. These cases include the Pentagon Papers case (The New York Times Co. v. The U.S.), The New York Times Co. v. Sullivan (libel), and The New York Times Co. v. Tasini (digital rights).
Goodale spoke at The Common Good alongside Brian Knappenberger at a Special Screening and Conversation on “Nobody Speak: Trials of the Free Press” in 2017 and at the Democracy Series: ‘Fighting for the Press’ with James Goodale event in 2013.