Personal Lives

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer can’t avoid $364K contempt sanction by filing Chapter 7 bankruptcy, court rules

Criminal Justice

Attorney and intern face murder case in fatal messenger bag dispute; counsel cites self-defense

Civil Rights

Gay lawyer denied coverage because he takes HIV-blocking drug files bias complaint against insurer

Work/Life Balance

Male lawyers help blaze trail toward increased parental leave

Family Law

Inspired by teen, lawyer decides to adopt hard-to-place child, finds doing so an uphill battle


Lawyer, wife and father-in-law die when small plane crashes on Labor Day

Criminal Justice

Inmate offers to be a bone marrow donor for judge who put him in jail while a prosecutor

Criminal Justice

Lawyer is charged with raping client

Legal Ethics

Referee: Disbar all 3 lawyers who ‘maliciously’ set up opposing trial counsel for DUI arrest


Texas judge sued by former employee for alleged sexual harassment

Natural Disasters

Lawyer buys and mans fire truck to help protect neighbors threatened by wildfires

Criminal Justice

Girlfriend charged with shooting retired judge

Criminal Justice

2 suspects arrested in home invasion slaying of American lawyer in Venezuela

Criminal Justice

American lawyer stabbed to death in his home in Venezuela

Work/Life Balance

Rutgers law grad wins gold at Pan American Games, qualifying for 2016 Olympics

Personal Lives

Toddler who died in hot car was son of juvenile court judge


Former lawyer who served time in hit-and-run case now runs resource center for ex-prisoners

Criminal Justice

Lawyer’s $100K sports car goes on a wild ride after he leaves the keys in the vehicle

Personal Lives

Homeless man was once a BigLaw lawyer and the chief justice’s Harvard Law classmate

White-Collar Crime

Former BigLaw partner takes felony tax fraud plea