Amit Agarwal

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Amit Agarwal became Solicitor General of Florida on June 10, 2016.[1] Before his appointment, he had served as the deputy chief of the Appellate Division for the United States attorney for the Southern District of Florida in Miami.[1]

Agarwal received a degree in English from Duke University before attending Georgetown University Law Center where he graduated magna cum laude.[1]

Agarwal, who had served as a law clerk for Brett Kavanaugh while he was a judge on United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit from 2006 to 2007, strongly supported Kavanaugh's nomination to the United States Supreme Court in the media [2] and before the United States Senate.[3]

Agarwal also served as a law clerk for United States Supreme Court justice Samuel Alito.


  1. ^ a b c "Attorney General Pam Bondi appoints new solicitor general". Tampa Bay Times. 10 June 2016.
  2. ^ Agarwal, Amit (13 July 2018). "I was Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh's law clerk -- Let me tell you about the man I know". Fox News.
  3. ^ "Letter sent to The Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate" (PDF). Retrieved 14 June 2019.