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

6th Circuit says man can’t sue judge who had affair with his wife during child-support case
4 hours, 58 minutes ago

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
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Law school applications down 37 percent since 2010; first-year class could be smallest in 40 years
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Longtime attorney gives up practice to help lawyer-patients deal with ‘spirit-killing’ profession
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2 men get time in conspiracy to bribe federal judge overseeing $65M money-laundering case
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Plaintiffs lawyers fight ‘loser-pays’ bylaw adopted in middle of shareholder suit
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Suit says law firm removed estate administrator in effort to block $2M malpractice case
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Jul 21, 2014, 05:25 pm CDT

Lawyer stole $4.8M, duped banks with worthless checks and credit-card payments
Jul 21, 2014, 05:20 pm CDT


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