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

Shot by patient, psychiatrist pulls gun and fires back, saving many lives, authorities say
Jul 28, 2014, 05:45 pm CDT

Scientists point to rain, logging, history, lack of monitoring in record mudslide that killed 43
Jul 28, 2014, 05:15 pm CDT

Man gets 21 years for courtroom attack on district attorney
Jul 28, 2014, 04:40 pm CDT

Loaded gun found in purse of woman at courthouse to attend hearing over grandchildren
Jul 28, 2014, 04:05 pm CDT

3 partners of well-known firm injured in car crash while attending annual meeting
Jul 28, 2014, 02:00 pm CDT

Divided 4th Circuit panel strikes Virginia same-sex marriage ban
Jul 28, 2014, 01:40 pm CDT

News of DNA exoneration stuns ex-inmate who didn’t request test
Jul 28, 2014, 12:20 pm CDT

Driver who struck woman while trying to escape ‘zombies’ near Comic-Con likely won’t be charged
Jul 28, 2014, 09:35 am CDT

Lawyer gets 30 years for abusing his wife
Jul 24, 2014, 05:40 pm CDT

Attorney catches his first alligator, says head on law-office desk is ‘great conversation piece’
Jul 24, 2014, 04:55 pm CDT


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