Verified Expert Lawyer: Mike Lincoln  TechCrunch

In 1999, Mike Lincoln co-founded the first East Coast office of top Silicon Valley law firm Cooley LLP. Over the last two decades, he has built out the practice to ...


Anchor stumps Trump lawyer: What does 'no exoneration' mean?  MSNBC

President Trump's top defense attorney, Jay Sekulow, talks to MSNBC anchor Ari Melber on the big news night after Mueller's report was filed, and engages in a ...


Prosecutor calls Avenatti a 'corrupt lawyer'  CNN

US Attorney Nick Hanna called Michael Avenatti a "corrupt lawyer" while charging him with bank and wire fraud in California.


Suspect in killing of Mafia boss was influenced by right-wing hate speech, lawyer says  NBC News

A lawyer for the man charged with killing a New York City mob boss said Monday that his client had been influenced by “right-wing conspiracy websites” and ...


Trump lawyer talks potential presidential pardons, tax returns and NY probes  ABC News

Jay Sekulow appears on this week's episode of "The Investigation" podcast.


Lawyer Michael Avenatti charged: Live updates  CNN

The Manhattan US Attorney's office said Monday that it is charging attorney Michael Avenatti. Follow here for the latest.


Lawyer who wrote special counsel rules says Trump should not take victory lap | TheHill  The Hill

A lawyer who helped draft the special counsel rules in the late 1990s said that President Trump should not take a victory lap after a summary of the findings of ...


55 Years Later, Lawyer Will Again Argue Over Redistricting Before Supreme Court  NPR

When he was just 26 years old, Emmet Jopling Bondurant II argued and won a foundational voting rights case in the Supreme Court. This week, he returns to ...


Lawyer Michael Avenatti arrested in New York  CNBC

Thomas Gorman, Dorsey and Whitney partner, and CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera join 'The Exchange' to discuss lawyer Michael Avenatti being arrested in ...


Trump lawyer: 'A complete victory for the president'  MSNBC

President Trump's outside counsel Jay Sekulow tells Katy Tur that Attorney General Barr's summary of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report was "a complete ...


Lawyer Michael Avenatti arrested for extortion  CNBC

Michael Avenatti is arrested after conspiring to commit extortion against Nike, related to the company paying high school basketball players. CNBC's Eric Chemi ...


Taylor stalls release of FBI records in corruption probe, lawyer says  The Detroit News

Taylor officials are stalling release of FBI records that could shed light on corruption investigation involving Mayor Rick Sollars, lawyer says.


R. Kelly Had No Say Over Azriel's Meeting with Family, Says Lawyer  TMZ

A meeting between R. Kelly's alleged "sex slave," Azriel Clary, and her family wasn't dictated by the singer himself, nor was it his fault the whole thing fell apart ...


Lawyer Says DA Will Interview Deep Ellum Beating Victim  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

The lawyer for a woman severely beaten in Deep Ellum last week said Dallas County District Attorney John Creuzot personally wants to interview her before ...


The American Lawyer's 2019 Dealmakers of the Year | The American Lawyer  Law.com

From major mergers to high-stakes proxy fights these lawyers made it all come together on the biggest deals of last year.


'Culture of corruption and entitlement': Lawyer for former Trooper Eric Chin blames Massachusetts State Police  MassLive.com

Douglas Louison, the attorney representing former Massachusetts State Police Trooper Eric Chin, said the officer's actions stem from a "culture of corruption and ...


Cybersecurity Lawyer Kristen Mathews Joins Morrison & Foerster as Partner | New York Law Journal  Law.com

And other announcements of recent hirings and promotions of New York attorneys.


Kirkland Takes 20-Lawyer Group From Proskauer in Los Angeles | The American Lawyer  Law.com

Kirkland & Ellis has brought on a 20-lawyer team in Los Angeles from Proskauer Rose, led by Proskauer's West Coast corporate and securities practice leader ...


A Former Justice Department Lawyer Reads Robert Mueller’s (and William Barr’s) Conclusions  The New Yorker

On Sunday, Attorney General William Barr released a summary of the “principal conclusions” of a report by the special counsel, Robert Mueller, on his ...


Cop's lawyer's office shot up after acquittal in shooting of unarmed black teen  New York Post

The defense attorney of former police officer Michael Rosfeld, who was just acquitted in the shooting death of an unarmed black teen, had gunshots fired at his...


Stormy Daniels' Ex-Lawyer Michael Avenatti Allegedly Tried To Extort $20M From Nike  Yahoo Finance

Michael Avenatti chaged in extortiojn scam against Nike. Yahoo Finance's Alexis Keenan, Zack Guzman and Heidi Chung, along with 'Women's Wear Daily' ...


Ghosn to hold press conference in mid-April or later: lawyer  Japan Today

Former Nissan Motor Co Chairman Carlos Ghosn is expected to hold a press conference in mid-April or later, one of his lawyers said, after he was released on ...


Lawyer threatens to request Zimmerman jury be sequestered  Bloomington Pantagraph

BLOOMINGTON — The lawyer for Kirk Zimmerman threatened Monday that he will try to have the jury sequestered for the lengthy murder trial if a judge unseals ...


‘Corrupt Lawyer’ Michael Avenatti Arrested In Alleged Nike Extortion Scheme  CBS Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – Newport Beach attorney Michael Avenatti was arrested Monday on charges of bank fraud, embezzling a client's money and ...


The Obama Lawyer Who Helped Manafort Whitewash a Dictator  Daily Beast

He was once President Obama's lawyer, but now he's one of the latest people to face scrutiny for his association with Paul Manafort. The New York Times ...


Lawyer's office fired upon after cop's acquittal in shooting of unarmed black teen | TheHill  The Hill

The lawyer who represented a former Pittsburgh police officer acquitted Friday in the shooting death of an unarmed black teen had his office fired upon ...


Top lawyer in L.A. city attorney’s office quits amid questions about outside income  Los Angeles Times

Thom Peters, a top attorney in City Atty. Mike Feuer's office, resigned after The Times inquired about outside fees he reported collecting. Peters was the top city ...


Business Live: Anti-Trump lawyer accused over Nike  BBC News

Michael Avenatti, Stormy Daniels' lawyer, is charged with trying to extort more than $20m from the sportswear firm.


Drop the charges, Bronx DA urged in letter from lawyer for woman blinded by female cop during arrest  New York Daily News

Bronx District Attorney Darcel Clark was urged on Monday to drop the case against a 45-year-old woman who has accused a female cop of beating and blinding ...


Lawyer’s office shot at after cop’s acquittal in teen death  PBS NewsHour

Gunshots were fired overnight through the window of the attorney who defended a white police officer acquitted Friday in the shooting death of an unarmed ...


Ex-Kentucky lawyer sentenced to 8 years in prison over stolen $1.3 million  Courier Journal

A now-disbarred Kentucky attorney was sentenced to eight years in prison Thursday and ordered to pay back nearly $1.3 million to former clients from whom he ...


Egypt lawyer files complaint against ElBaradei – Middle East Monitor  Middle East Monitor

An Egyptian lawyer yesterday filed a complaint to the country's attorney general against former Vice-President Mohamed ElBaradei, accusing the latter of ...


Lawyer: Reopening Atlanta child murder case won't link his client to more crimes  WSB Atlanta

ATLANTA - Atlanta's decision to reopen the notorious child murders case has sparked renewed interest in the decades-old murder spree and debate about ...


Lawyer: Prosecutors advise Gates not to cooperate with House probe yet  POLITICO

Former Trump campaign adviser Rick Gates — a central cooperating witness for special counsel Robert Mueller — has been advised by prosecutors not to ...


Sheriff expects 'explicit' Robert Kraft video to go public, lawyer for Patriots owner questions legality of evidence  CBS Sports

With the legal battle between Palm Beach County (Florida) and New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft set to begin this week, both sides are now speaking ...


Lawyer sentenced to 8 years, ordered to repay $1.3 M  WKYT

A Kentucky lawyer who admitted to pocketing more than $1.3 million from clients to pay personal expenses that included gambling losses has been sentenced ...


Lawyer: Another Roncalli counselor loses job due to same-sex marriage  WISH-TV

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) -- A second Roncalli High School guidance counselor will lose her job due to her same-sex marriage, according to her attorney.


Mayer Brown Terminates Partner Over 'Inappropriate Personal Conduct' | The American Lawyer  Law.com

Mayer Brown has terminated Chicago-based banking and finance partner Zac Barnett due to “inappropriate personal conduct with a subordinate,” the firm said ...


Parents in College Scandal Hire Formidable Array of Lawyers  Bloomberg

What do you get the parents who have everything?


Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump Use Private Accounts for Official Business, Their Lawyer Says  The New York Times

Mr. Kushner and Ms. Trump's use of private email accounts and an unofficial messaging *service* could violate federal records laws, a House committee chairman ...


Former lawyer for failed First NBC charged with defrauding the bank  NOLA.com

Gregory St. Angelo is accused of conspiring with two other former bank officials to defraud the bank.


Prosecutor who probed President Trump's ex-lawyer quits  ABC News

Copy and paste to share this video. Copy and paste to embed this video. WATCH |. By LARRY NEUMEISTER Associated Press NEW YORK — Mar 22, 2019 ...


Ex-lawyer charged with fraud conspiracy  KLFY

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A former lawyer for a failed New Orleans bank has been charged with conspiracy to commit bank fraud. Gregory St. Angelo was charged ...


Triggered by Weinstein’s Harvard Lawyer  The Wall Street Journal

Harvard has opened an investigation into law professor Ronald Sullivan, who earlier this year joined Harvey Weinstein's criminal-defense team.


Carlos Ghosn’s Case Likely to Be Put on Fast Track, Lawyer Says  The Wall Street Journal

The trial of former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn could begin as soon as the fall, his lawyer said, suggesting the court doesn't want the case to take years, ...


Suspect in New Zealand massacre dismisses lawyer  Press Herald

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand — The white supremacist accused of gunning down 50 people at two mosques in New Zealand has dismissed his lawyer and ...


This Lawyer Turned Her Side Hustle Into A $30 Million Business  Forbes

Alyce Tran started a lifestyle blog, The Daily Edited (“TDE” for short), with her colleague Tania Liu while they worked as corporate lawyers at King & Wood ...


Verified Expert Lawyer: Mital Makadia  TechCrunch

Mital Makadia's legal career began on the East Coast, with Big Law firms, but she moved into early-stage startup work with long-time Silicon Valley boutique ...


Judge cautions lawyers to watch language in abortion case  Star Tribune

A federal judge in Kentucky has cautioned lawyers to watch their language in their bitter legal feud over abortion — this time over a lawsuit challenging two new ...


Kirkland Poised to Keep Top Am Law 100 Rank After Another Stellar Year | The American Lawyer  Law.com

Kirkland & Ellis looks likely to retain its title as the largest law firm in the U.S. by revenue after a year in which the Chicago-founded firm grew its top line more ...


State lawyer warned and given final 21 days to file information  FBC News

The Suva high court today warned a State lawyer to file information on two senior church executives facing rape charges. 46-year-old pastor Waisake Tulavu ...


Lawyer accused of using hidden camera to record undressing colleague agrees to 6-month suspension  ABA Journal

A law firm associate accused of secretly recording video of a colleague when he changed clothes in the office has been suspended for six months. Lawyer ...


Attacked as 'wealthy corporate lawyer,' Lightfoot defends legal work, progressive credentials  Chicago Tribune

Toni Preckwinkle has attacked Lori Lightfoot as a wealthy corporate lawyer whose work doesn't square with her progressive pitch to Chicago voters in mayor's ...


Engler lawyer rips AG's office, says he isn't dodging investigators  The Detroit News

An attorney for John Engler is disputing Attorney General Dana Nessel's accusation that he is dodging investigators in the Larry Nassar sex abuse scandal, but ...


Crypto Lawyer Drew Hinkes Joins Firm to Help ICO Issuers Fight Back  CoinDesk

Blockchain lawyer Andrew Hinkes is spoiling for a fight. The general counsel at investment bank Athena Blockchain and an adjunct business and law professor ...


Court Cyprus national to engage new lawyer  FBC News

This comes after their previous counsel Aman-Ravindra Singh's practicing certificate was not renewed. Loizos and Cleanthis Petridis face charges involving the ...


A lawyer who wrote the special counsel regulations says Barr can and should make the Mueller report public  The Week Magazine

A former Justice Department lawyer who helped write the regulations for special counsel investigations in 1998 and 1999 has added his name to the list of those ...


Verified Expert Lawyer: Chinh Pham  TechCrunch

Chinh Pham got his first degree in genetics, but realized his real interest was the law as it applies to technology. Today, he combines his interests by working ...


Lawyer for slain pill mill doctor suspended from practice of law  The Columbus Dispatch

The Ohio Supreme Court has suspended the law license of a Columbus lawyer for his role in creating a $500000-plus tax fraud scheme for a slain physician ...


Gawker-Killing Lawyer Charles Harder Is Repping Trump in Alva Johnson's Sexual-Misconduct Lawsuit  The Daily Beast

Charles Harder, the celebrity attorney famous for the Hulk Hogan lawsuit that brought down Gawker, is now representing Donald Trump in the latest lawsuit filed ...


Lawyer: Jared Kushner, Ivanka Trump discuss official business over private accounts  UPI News

Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner have been communicating through private email accounts and messaging applications in violation of the Presidential Records ...


Need to sue someone? Here's how to find the right lawyer  USA TODAY

Someday you may need to sue someone, and you'll need a good lawyer with the right experience. Here's how to find one.


Lori Lightfoot: From high school point guard to ‘kickass trial lawyer’  Chicago Sun-Times

Lori Lightfoot's family life growing up in small-town Ohio provided love and support but also one of the toughest challenges a teenager could have.


Democrats select Toms River lawyer as candidate for mayor  Asbury Park Press

Jonathan Petro, who is chairman of the Greater Toms River Chamber of Commerce, will run for mayor this year.


Morgan Lewis Takes on Lawyer Mental Health With New Program, Executive | The American Lawyer  Law.com

As more law firms work to tackle issues of attorney mental health and well-being, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius is launching a new initiative and adding an executive ...


Forcing Senior Lawyers to Retire Wastes a Precious Resource | New York Law Journal  Law.com

It cannot be good for lawyers to be thrown off the treadmill of the legal profession because they have reached a certain age. And it is not good for the profession ...


Court suspends Providence lawyer over alleged misuse of client money  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — The state Supreme Court has suspended a Providence lawyer amid allegations that he spent his clients' money on golf club membership fees, ...


Prosecutor who oversaw case against Trump lawyer Cohen to step down  Reuters

Robert Khuzami, the federal prosecutor who oversaw the case against President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer Michael Cohen, will step down from his ...


U.S. Navy Vet Held in Iran Gets 10 Years, Lawyer Says  The New York Times

A United States Navy veteran held in Iran since July while visiting an Iranian girlfriend has been sentenced to 10 years in prison on charges that he insulted the ...


This Iranian Lawyer Saved My Life. Now We Must Save Hers  TIME

Shajarizadeh is a former Iranian political prisoner and women's rights leader who was freed by human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh. She is a Senior Fellow at ...


Lawyers for Dale Massad want judge disqualified, saying the former mayor’s rights have been violated  Tampa Bay Times

Defense attorneys Bjorn Brunvand and Denis deVlaming argue that Pinellas-Pasco Circuit Judge Mary Handsel mishandled Massad's bail hearing and may be ...


Suspect in Gambino boss slay will waive extradition to NYC: lawyer  New York Post

The suspect in the slaying of mob boss Francesco "Franky Boy" Cali will waive extradition from New Jersey so he can fight the allegations against him, his ...


Over Lunch, Working Lawyer Moms Mull Their Career and Family Choices | Daily Report  Law.com

Samantha, a divorce lawyer, is 18 weeks pregnant with her second child and thinks she has turned a corner on so-called morning sickness. “I haven't thrown up ...


Senior DOJ Appellate Lawyer Jumps to US House General Counsel's Office | National Law Journal  Law.com

The U.S. House of Representatives has hired a senior U.S. Justice Department appellate lawyer to work under general counsel Douglas Letter, boosting his ...


SPLC Taps Lawyer Who Interfered in Smollett Case to Investigate Workplace-Harassment Allegations  National Review

The Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) has hired Tina Tchen, a former Obama staffer who tried to intervene in the Jussie Smollett hate-crime-hoax case.


U.S. investigators sought ex-Trump lawyer Cohen's emails months before raids  Reuters

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. investigators sought warrants to read Michael Cohen's emails in July 2017, nine months before the FBI raided the ...


In Defense of Harvey Weinstein’s Harvard Lawyer  The Atlantic

The law professor Ronald S. Sullivan Jr. is among the most accomplished people at Harvard. He has helped to overturn scores of wrongful convictions and to ...


Special counsel Robert Mueller began monitoring emails of Trump's then-lawyer Michael Cohen almost a year before FBI raid  CNBC

Special counsel Robert Mueller obtained a search warrant targeting President Donald Trump's then-personal lawyer Michael Cohen emails in the summer of ...


Iran Rights Lawyer Sentenced to 38 Years in Prison and 148 Lashes, Husband Says  The New York Times

Iran has faced international condemnation after one of the country's most prominent human rights lawyers, detained for eight months, said she had been ...


Advice From The Lottery Lawyer On What To Do If You Win The Lottery  Above the Law

The Powerball jackpot is currently at $550 million. You're going to need a lawyer if you win.


Nelly Slams Accuser's Lawyer in UK Sexual Assault Criminal Case  TMZ

Nelly's had it up to here with allegations by the attorney for his accuser in the UK assault case ... and is now lashing out at her. The rapper's firing back at the ...


Lawyers to hold meeting Saturday on Deer Park disaster  Chron

A town hall meeting is slated for Saturday for Deer Park residents wanting to discuss the legal ramifications of the Intercontinental Terminal Company's series of ...


Hollywood stars Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin tap high-powered lawyers in college admission scandal  The Boston Globe

Hollywood stars Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin have hired A-list legal talent to represent them in federal court in Boston, where they're among the dozens of ...


Lawyer for Cohen Approached Trump Attorneys About Pardon  The Wall Street Journal

An attorney for Michael Cohen, Donald Trump's former personal lawyer, raised the possibility of a pardon with attorneys for the president and his company after ...


KENTUCKY LAWYER SENTENCED TO 8 YEARS, ORDERED TO REPAY 1.3 M  WCLU

Lawyer sentenced to 8 years, ordered to repay $1.3 M. BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky lawyer who admitted to pocketing more than $1.3 million from ...


The Next Recession Could Cost 10,000 Lawyers Their Jobs | The American Lawyer  Law.com

As a looming recession approaches, a look at history, plus some judgment, can tell us a lot about how organizations will manage their lawyer numbers once it ...


Global Vereins Show Steady Growth in 2018 | The American Lawyer  Law.com

All five full-*service* vereins tracked in the Am Law 100 showed positive revenue growth in 2018 paced by Baker McKenzie.


Children’s aid society says it has fired Toronto lawyer who argued a 14-year-old girl is a ‘sexually mature young woman’  Toronto Star

This statement is appalling and intolerable,” the executive director of the Kenora-Rainy River Districts Child and Family Services told the Star Monday in ...


State's top lawyer attempts to short-circuit attorney discipline proceedings against him  The Times of Northwest Indiana

INDIANAPOLIS — Attorney General Curtis Hill Jr. is asking the Indiana Supreme Court to, in effect, dismiss the disciplinary case filed Tuesday that could force ...


Harsh Sentence for Rights Lawyer Threatens Activism  Human Rights Watch

The prominent human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh's draconian sentence for her peaceful activism shows the threat posed by Iran's revolutionary courts to ...


Kang Daniel's Lawyer Refutes LM Entertainment's Denial Of Signing Joint Business Contract  soompi

Kang Daniel's legal representative refuted LM Entertainment's claims that the agency did not breach contract terms by selling the management rights of Kang ...


Lawyer: Adelson's health 'dire'  POLITICO

Adelson last year donated millions to two conservative super PACs ahead of the 2018 election.


California Lawyer Couple Implicated in College Admissions Scandal | The Recorder  Law.com

Elisabeth Kimmel a Harvard Law School graduate and longtime president of San Diego-based Midwest Television is among prosecutors' targets.


X-ray tech lawyer hints to medical defense in CSC cases  WOODTV.com

GRAND RAPIDS TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — The lawyer for a former Spectrum Health Blodgett Hospital X-ray technologist charged with sexually assaulting ...


The Truth Is Hard. But for a New York Times Lawyer, Defending It Is Fun.  The New York Times

In his review, Preet Bharara calls David McCraw's “Truth in Our Times” a behind-the-scenes look at the newspaper's legal battles with the Trump administration ...


Exclusive: Lawyer said Michael Cohen could 'sleep well tonight' after speaking to Rudy Giuliani  CNN

An attorney who said he was speaking with President Donald Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani reassured Michael Cohen in an April 2018 email that Cohen could ...


Ex-Poughkeepsie schools chief: Lawyer took advantage in buyout negotiations  Poughkeepsie Journal

Ex-Poughkeepsie school chief Nicole Williams says her former lawyer took advantage of her during one of the worst times of her life. Attorney Stanley ...


Facebook Posts Job Vacancy for Senior Lawyer With Blockchain, Payments Experience  Cointelegraph

News. Facebook is seeking to hire a senior lawyer with experience in both blockchain and payments, a job description uploaded to its website this week ...


Florida lawyer with autism says parents should understand 'people on the spectrum have so many gifts' | TheHill  The Hill

Parents of autistic children have a responsibility to recognize and nurture their children's talents, which can come in different forms, the first openly autistic ...


Why Singapore's Wealthiest Are Backing This Lawyer In The Fight Against Childhood Cancer  Forbes

"It all started when my son had leukemia at 3 years old," says Jennifer Yeo. "They gave him less than a 10% chance to survive." The wife of Singapore's former ...