Chris Williams became a social media manager and assistant editor for Above the Law in June 2021. Prior to joining the staff, he moonlighted as a minor Memelord™ in the Facebook group Law School Memes for Edgy T14s. Before that, he wrote columns for an online magazine named The Muse Collaborative under the pen name Knehmo. He endured the great state of Missouri long enough to graduate from Washington University in St. Louis School of Law. He is a former boatbuilder who cannot swim, a published author on critical race theory, philosophy, and humor, and has a love for cycling that occasionally annoys his peers. You can reach him by email at [email protected].
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Also, judges need to get their act together.
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And the 5th Circuit approves.
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The name makes it sound a lot more fun than it really is
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This is why we can't have nice things.
Biglaw compensation keeps going up.
Also, jurors say the darnedest things.
There's no constitutional crisis a little training video can't fix!
Some firms have it all, including an inferiority complex.
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High stakes copyright battle hits the charts.
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Plus, some new rankings.
Honestly, this isn't how it works.
The Bill of Rights was fun while it lasted.
Law profs on the wrong side of vaccines and the N-word.
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