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

Arrest records linger in FBI database and websites; acquitted law student sees consequences
Aug 19, 2014, 02:34 pm CDT

3rd Circuit upholds insider-trading conviction based on information gleaned through AA friendship
Aug 19, 2014, 01:39 pm CDT

Provocation isn’t an excuse for lawyer’s F-word email, judge says
Aug 19, 2014, 11:46 am CDT

Accepting 243-pound pot shipment from undercover cop leads to lawyer’s disbarment
Aug 19, 2014, 10:36 am CDT

Still no suspects named in fatal shooting of law prof
Aug 19, 2014, 09:52 am CDT

11th Circuit reverses bankruptcy sale, criticizes lawyer
Aug 19, 2014, 09:16 am CDT

Mystery complainant sends ethics claim to 42 state bars; law firm seeks postal records for answers
Aug 19, 2014, 07:50 am CDT

Holder, who has made police misconduct cases a priority, will travel to Ferguson
Aug 19, 2014, 07:22 am CDT

Wiley Rein partner’s diligence helps Florida family recover lost camera
Aug 19, 2014, 06:15 am CDT

‘Let’s kill all the lawyers’ quote is popular on novelty gift items
Aug 19, 2014, 05:45 am CDT

 

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