Legal Affairs Writer (Online)
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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.
Lawyer testifies OJ Simpson knew about guns, said ‘No deal. No way.’ when told of plea offer
May 17, 2013, 05:35 pm CDT
If you live in a glass house, you may not win a privacy suit over a photo display, lawyer says
May 17, 2013, 04:45 pm CDT
Did convicted ‘Cold Blood’ murderers in Capote novel also kill a Florida family?
May 17, 2013, 02:44 pm CDT
Fired female patent partner settles Ropes & Gray age and gender discrimination case
May 17, 2013, 01:20 pm CDT
Man faces ‘deadly weapon’ bulldozer burglary case; his lawyer protests ‘extremely creative’ charges
May 17, 2013, 12:28 pm CDT
Hitchhiking YouTube star arrested in homicide of NJ attorney
May 17, 2013, 11:50 am CDT
Judge’s tendency to ‘interrupt, patronize and admonish’ plaintiff lawyer requires new med-mal trial
May 16, 2013, 04:10 pm CDT
Teen won’t be criminally charged over exploding water bottle she called a science project fail
May 16, 2013, 03:20 pm CDT
OJ Simpson: I gave $500K to lead lawyer for costs; he was supposed to defend me for free
May 16, 2013, 02:33 pm CDT
Lawyer extradited from Nicaragua is accused of role in $137M fraud scheme
May 16, 2013, 01:10 pm CDT