What is the most underrated law school? The answer may surprise you
A 30-page paper published online Sunday by a law professor at the University of North Carolina contains a lot of data and analysis.
But the… More
Cartoon: Is this mummy seeking or giving legal advice?
In this month’s contest, cartoonist Jeff Dionise intrigues us with a scene of a mummy who appears to be seated in a law office or… More
BP to pay $18.7B to settle oil spill claims by US and Gulf states
BP has agreed to pay five states and the federal government $18.7 billion to resolve environmental and economic claims stemming from the 2010 Gulf oil… More
Should BigLaw firms be donating more of their record profits to legal aid?
BigLaw firms are earning record profits, amounting to more than $100 billion last year.
Yet they are donating only a tiny fraction of their earnings… More
What is the best piece of advice you’ve ever received?
Last week at Attorney at Work, Canadian law firm consultant Jordan Furlong wrote about a great piece of advice he received as a 15-year-old.… More
‘The Secret of Magic’ awarded the 2015 Harper Lee Prize for Legal Fiction
Deborah Johnson has been awarded the 2015 Harper Lee Prize for Legal Fiction for The Secret of Magic.
“We’re thrilled with this year’s selection,” said… More
Chemerinsky: What does this memorable SCOTUS term mean for the future?
October Term 2014—from Monday, Oct. 6 to Monday, June 29—will be remembered for its decisions that created a right to marriage equality in every state… More