Senior Writer (Online)

Debra Cassens Weiss

Contact by email or by phone at 312-988-6009.

Debra Cassens Weiss, a senior writer/online, joined the ABA Journal staff in 1986. She had worked as a news researcher for WMAQ-TV in Chicago, as a reporter and editor at the City News Bureau of Chicago, and as a newscaster at WMRO and WAUR radio (Aurora, Ill.). Deb holds a J.D. from DePaul University College of Law and a B.A. in English from the University of Illinois.

Recent Articles

Justice Ginsburg’s letter ‘made my day, if not my life,’ blogger says
Jul 28, 2014, 11:14 am CDT

11th Circuit upholds ‘Docs v. Glocks’ law in First Amendment challenge
Jul 28, 2014, 09:40 am CDT

Once-missing lawyer pleads guilty to defrauding mom, clients
Jul 28, 2014, 08:29 am CDT

Lawyer’s blog posts could be an issue in judicial confirmation bid
Jul 28, 2014, 07:57 am CDT

The most serious problem facing lawyers? Too many colleagues, say about half of Florida’s lawyers
Jul 28, 2014, 07:22 am CDT

Friends remember slain law prof; redacted report says he was killed in his garage
Jul 28, 2014, 06:54 am CDT

Judge cites danger of ‘sucker lists’ in refusing to release names of ‘Wolf of Wall Street’ victims
Jul 28, 2014, 06:15 am CDT

Which law schools received the most applications?
Jul 28, 2014, 05:45 am CDT

Bid to reseal document inspired metaphors, judge says: ‘Bells have rung, dogs barked, horses bolted’
Jul 25, 2014, 10:44 am CDT

Illinois man says his commitment to legal studies in prison helped win his freedom
Jul 25, 2014, 08:01 am CDT


Send a Message to Debra Cassens Weiss