Personal Lives

Personal Lives

Former Chicago lawyer is among the ‘supersavers’ who are able to retire early

Criminal Justice

Ex-prosecutor who choked woman at bar while costumed as Clark Kent gets community service

Bar Exam

Worrying has its benefits, study of law grads finds

Personal Lives

Lawyer saves fellow motorist in burning car from fiery explosion

U.S. Supreme Court

Supreme Court refuses appeal in anti-gay defamation case

Cover Story

How lawyers can turn fear into an ally


Dallas County DA talks about her two-month absence and untreated depression

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