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

Kidnap crew meant to abduct prosecutor, but went to wrong address and got her dad, indictment says
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County tax bill, if upheld, will add to cost of new, privately financed courthouse
2 hours, 14 minutes ago

Supreme Court dubious about Aereo’s low-cost TV, but wary that ruling could curtail cloud technology
2 hours, 55 minutes ago

Jury convicts woman, 66, in shooting of son; his father was killed with the same gun decades earlier
3 hours, 30 minutes ago

Kirkland & Ellis opens Houston office with partner from Simpson Thacher
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Bankruptcy firm to close its doors; at least 3 of 25 lawyers have found new jobs
4 hours, 30 minutes ago

Bar association warns lawyers of resort hotel-room booking scheme at annual convention
Apr 22, 2014, 01:25 pm CDT

2nd Circuit backs NY Times, orders DOJ to turn over legal rationale for targeted US killings
Apr 22, 2014, 12:30 pm CDT

GM seeks bankruptcy court ban on class actions alleging lost value due to car ignition-switch issues
Apr 22, 2014, 11:55 am CDT

Judge nixes lawyer’s suit in law firm flooring dispute, tells him to pay contractor legal fees
Apr 22, 2014, 10:45 am CDT


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