ABA Journal

10 Most Popular Posts: Race & Gender of Judges; Why Lawyers Should Work Less; & Lawyers in Trouble

Taking a look back over the year, we've picked out the stories that drew the most reader attention at ABAJournal.com.

Below are the 10 most read Daily News posts of 2010:

1. Midyear Meeting 2010
Race & Gender of Judges Make Enormous Differences in Rulings, Studies Find

2. Work/Life Balance
Why Lawyers Should Work No More than 40 Hours a Week

3. Family Law
Law Student Charged with Contempt for Exposing Daughter to Christianity

4. Law Schools
Profs Predict Law School Closings as More Grads Earn Less than Break-Even Pay

5. Legal Ethics
Lawyer Disbarred for $3,500-an-Hour Fee and ‘Bizarre Behavior’

6. Legal Ethics
Ohio Lawyer Suspended for Billing More than 24 Hours in a Day

7. Law Firms
Malpractice Plaintiff Wins $103M Verdict Against Baker & McKenzie

8. Law Firms
Law Firms Swindled Out of $500K in E-Mail Scam

9. Family Law
Opposing Counsel’s Warning Comes Too Late; Lawyer, 54, Is Stabbed 12 Times in Her Office

10. Careers
As 1L Ponders Cost-Benefit Ratio of Dropping Out Now, ATL Survey Says: Do It

Jailhouse Sex Merits Disbarment, Top Calif. Court Says

Parents of Boy, 11, Hit in Head by Ball Sue Aluminum Bat Maker

We welcome your comments, but please adhere to our comment policy. Flag comment for moderator.

Commenting is not available in this channel entry.