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.
Judge accused of stealing cocaine from evidence likely impaired, says lawyer in conviction challenge
Jul 2, 2015, 05:00 pm CDT
2nd Circuit says 2 judges used wrong test in deciding high-profile cases over unpaid internships
Jul 2, 2015, 04:30 pm CDT
Man punches his lawyer in court melee after being found not guilty of murder at trial
Jul 2, 2015, 03:55 pm CDT
Law grad gets 6 years for Ponzi scheme said to have cost investors $9.2M
Jul 2, 2015, 01:40 pm CDT
Insurers hacked tens of thousands of legal files to get an edge in worker’s comp cases, lawsuit says
Jul 2, 2015, 12:50 pm CDT
Law firm sues Vegas casino for refund of $3.4M they say partner transfered for gambling
Jul 2, 2015, 11:30 am CDT
Attorney and law student indicted in boating accident that cost passenger an arm
Jul 2, 2015, 10:50 am CDT
What is the most underrated law school? The answer may surprise you
Jul 2, 2015, 10:10 am CDT
Grenade-shaped perfume bottle caused evacuation at Ohio courthouse
Jul 1, 2015, 04:15 pm CDT
Should BigLaw firms be donating more of their record profits to legal aid?
Jul 1, 2015, 04:00 pm CDT