Legal Affairs Writer (Online)

Martha Neil

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Martha E. Neil, a legal affairs writer/online, joined the ABA Journal staff in 2001. She had worked as a reporter for the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin, St. Petersburg (Fla.) Times and daily newspapers in New Jersey and Oregon. She also has practiced insurance and media law, most recently at Chicago’s Jenner & Block. She holds a J.D. from the University of Chicago Law School and B.A. in English from Yale University.

Recent Articles

Man charged with murder after body is found at Texas trial firm
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Federal judge nixes 551-pound man’s plea to end house arrest early due to his weight
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Relative’s DNA points police to man charged in 1990s Long Island slayings
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6th Circuit says man can’t sue judge who had affair with his wife during child-support case
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YouTube restores video of protest at eviction lawyer’s seminar
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Defense lawyers say feds’ refusal to screen inmate-attorney email frustrates right to counsel
Jul 22, 2014, 04:20 pm CDT

Law school applications down 37 percent since 2010; first-year class could be smallest in 40 years
Jul 22, 2014, 03:25 pm CDT

Longtime attorney gives up practice to help lawyer-patients deal with ‘spirit-killing’ profession
Jul 22, 2014, 01:25 pm CDT

2 men get time in conspiracy to bribe federal judge overseeing $65M money-laundering case
Jul 22, 2014, 12:30 pm CDT

Plaintiffs lawyers fight ‘loser-pays’ bylaw adopted in middle of shareholder suit
Jul 22, 2014, 11:25 am CDT


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