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Lawyer Famous for Racism Says Racism Not the ‘Real Me’
It’s clearly just a matter of mistaken identity.
Report: Trump’s Personal Lawyers Don’t Have Security Clearance
That could be a problem if Trump ever sits down for an interview with Robert Mueller.
Trump Attorney: Cohen Will Snitch Because ‘Prison Has a Racial Overtone’
One of the president’s legal advisers suggests that Michael Cohen will turn on Trump because he’s afraid of being raped by a nonwhite man in prison.
Lindsay Lohan Wants to Help Donald Trump Find a New Lawyer
The Lawyer.com spokesperson is going after a prospective client.
A Cosby Lawyer Quit, Making the Lead-up to Retrial Even Stranger
The attorney’s withdrawal comes just days after the defense tried to have the case dismissed.
Matt Lauer’s Wife Is Reportedly Meeting With High-Powered Lawyers
Annette Roque appears to be considering moving forward with divorce.
Harvey Weinstein Lawyers Up in Advance of Possible Exposés
The mogul has reportedly been in touch with the Clintons’ crisis manager Lanny Davis.
Bill Cosby’s Head Lawyer Asks to Quit Ahead of Sexual-Assault Retrial
Cosby’s retrial is just three months away.
Fyre Festival Scores a Hat Trick, Lawsuit-Wise
Two class-action suits were filed earlier this week.
The Defense Attorney Who Cuts Deals for Cartel Leaders
“You have to make them as useful as possible to the prosecutors. That’s how you get the best outcome for your client.”
The Attorneys Fighting Trump’s Immigration Ban at Airports Around the Country
Women are taking the lead in the fight against Trump.
Trump’s Travel Ban Will Ignite a Sustained Legal Fight
Judicial rulings blocking immediate implementation of the travel ban will not affect its full scope or determine its ultimate legality.
women at work
American Bar Association Moves to Ban Sexist Remarks in Courtrooms
Female lawyers say they too often face harassment while they’re trying to do their jobs.
Why Legal Shows Have Such Fascinating Female Characters
is the latest example of a fascinating genre.
Brooklyn Man Posing As Lawyer in Federal Court Wasn’t Terrible at It
He did not appear, necessarily, to be a good lawyer; he didn’t appear to be a nonlawyer.”
Bridgegate Has Cost the Christie Campaign $314,000 So Far
Or more than it has in the bank.
Female Lawyers Have Most Confusing Dress Code
Skirts preferred, hoops okay, no pink.
Stephen Glass Too Much of a Liar to Be a Lawyer
The California Supreme Court has denied the disgraced journalist a law license.
Chris Christie Lawyers Up, Giuliani Style
Randy Mastro to the rescue.
not having it all
Female Lawyers Look Back 12 Years
It gets real heavy on having it all.
163-Point Memo Explains How to Be a Lawyer While Female
It is law.
Brooklyn Attorney Drops Dead After Difficult Court Hearing
A heart attack on his way out of court.
James Holmes’s Lawyers Admit He Did It
They’re still pleading the insanity defense.
having it all
Women Allowed to Be Doctors, Lawyers Now
Still not allowed to make partner.
Want a Job in Law? Learn to Defend Accused Terrorists
New York is home of the terror bar.”
Defunct Law Firm’s Softball Team Refuses to Die
Out of jobs but still carrying bats.
New York to Require Some Pro Bono Work From New Lawyers
Passing the bar will require 50 hours of unpaid service.
George Zimmerman’s Lawyers Quit Because They Can’t Get a Hold of Him
They haven’t heard from him since Sunday.
Zimmerman’s Lawyer Cites ‘Shaken Baby Syndrome’
Unfortunate word-choice alert.
New Technology May Spell Doom for New Lawyers
Entry-level drudgery was nice while it lasted.
News Corp. Lawyer Didn’t Stick Around
It sounds like a tough job, anyway.
Discover Your New Favorite Amateur Rapper, Lawyer Mike
Ladies and gentlemen of the jury, may we present the lawyer you only want to hire for THROWIN’ DOWN RHYMES.
Andrew Cuomo and Steve Rattner’s Lawyer Had a Really Tense Phone Call Last Summer
People suspect it’s the reason why the former bailout czar hasn’t reached a deal with the
The Estate That Foreclosure Fees Built
Florida has the third-highest residential foreclosure rate in the United States, and no one has benefited from that more than lawyer David Stern.
Which ‘White Shoe’ Lawyers Are Experiencing Itching and Burning in Their Briefs?
Feds Get Off a Couple of Good Ones in Painting-Fraud Case
Doyle’s alleged efforts turned out to be an inartful fraud.”
Justice Scalia Doesn’t Care If His Clerks Got a Good Education
They may not teach very well, but you can’t make a sow’s ear out of a silk purse.”
Billionaire Real-Estate Mogul Is Blabbering Fool, Lawyer Claims
Has Tamir Sapir been smiling and nodding his way through major real-estate deals for over ten years?
New York Law Groups Not Thrilled About Arizona Conference
It’s an odd place for a discussion on pro bono representation for immigrants.
Elizabeth Wurtzel Passed the Bar
Second time is a charm!
Law Firms Hire Pretty Female Employees Because They Feel It Will ‘Reflect Well on Their Firm’
Of course that’s why.
Robert Morgenthau Joins Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
He’ll be working with immigrants.
SLA Speeds Up Liquor-License Process Ahead of Scathing Report
A state commission calls for changes at the State Liquor Authority.
Important Artifacts and Personal Property From the Collection of Marc Dreier
A half-eaten raspberry-peach pie, seven pairs of shoes, and a sign reading “Welcome to the Dreier Residence” go on sale today at the Bloomberg building.
Lehman Brothers Annoys Us Even From the Great Beyond
People are making lots of money off of liquidating the fallen investment firm.
The Great Decoupling
People don’t stick together in bad times, it’s human nature.”
The Most Annoying Thing About This Woman Who Is Getting Paid $80,000 to Take a Year Off Is That It’s Not Us
Basically, we hate her.
Marc Dreier Gets His Due
The insane story of the lawyer who bilked hedge funds out of millions.
For Hundreds of Lawyers, It’s Going to Be a Long Weekend
They’ll have President’s Day off … and then every day thereafter.
Philadelphia ‘Daily News’ Sends Cease-and-Desist Letter to Daily Beast
The Philly paper was not flattered by the Daily Beast’s logo imitation.