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.
Harvard, Northwestern help Qatar open law school that will award a JD degree
Mar 3, 2015, 04:15 pm CST
‘Capturing the Friedmans’ defendant loses defamation suit against prosecutor
Mar 3, 2015, 02:00 pm CST
PD’s office asks state’s top court to tell judge not to transfer cases to private counsel
Mar 3, 2015, 12:40 pm CST
Ex-CIA director Petraeus reaches plea deal in claimed classified docs leak to mistress
Mar 3, 2015, 11:25 am CST
Nurse who got Ebola from first US patient sues hospital, says privacy was violated
Mar 3, 2015, 10:15 am CST
DA: Courthouse defendant tells another defendant’s girlfriend he’s a lawyer, steals $1,300
Feb 27, 2015, 04:20 pm CST
Family sues over man’s suicide during armed standoff with authorities outside his home
Feb 27, 2015, 04:00 pm CST
Federal judge sanctions 3 lawyers, says they can’t file oil spill claims against BP
Feb 27, 2015, 03:22 pm CST
Lawmen swiftly solve case of missing log cabin; was its removal from homesite a crime?
Feb 27, 2015, 02:30 pm CST
Legal incubator dubbed ‘Project Lemonade’ gets $400K grant from MacArthur Foundation
Feb 27, 2015, 01:45 pm CST