Host of Above the Law - Thinking Like a Lawyer
Kathryn Rubino is a member of the editorial staff at Above the Law. She has a degree in journalism from NYU and a J.D. from Columbia Law School. Prior to working at Above the Law, Kathryn was a litigator in several Biglaw firms.
Also, some salty law school talk.
And what's going on with the legal market right now?
Also, Joe Biden's documents elicit special counsel attention.
It’s only the beginning.
Always waiting until the last minute.
Looking back at the good... and mostly bad.
It's all about optics.
Also the country may have dodged a constitutional bullet.
But they caught me with some contemporaneous third-party emails?
ABA poised to eliminate standardized testing requirement... but should it?
Also, bonus season begins!
It's not 2009 all over again, but it's not great.
Also, hybrid work models show strain.
Donald Trump is threatening a dumb lawsuit against the Pulitzer committee, but is it dumb like a fox? Because the right certainly has New York Times v. Sullivan in their crosshairs. There’s...
Also lawyers don't make enough money... maybe.
But it might make you a sociopath.
Receive The Appropriate Prizes.
And we speak of mermaids and copyrights.
Also, judges need to get their act together.
See, it was an elaborate art piece to demonstrate the futility of law.
Um... 28 U.S.C. Section... Why Not?
We didn't plan to get this deep into the feels, but here we are.
The FBI’s search of Trump’s residence has brought on a whole lot of caterwauling on cable news and social media from lawyers and law professors in Trump’s orbit. Yet no one seems...
Alex Jones is not going to be paying anything near what the jury determined.
Mistakes were made.
Due diligence is your friend, Elon. Twitter has sued Elon Musk for walking away from his plans to purchase the company and it’s hard to see how Musk gets out of this...
Plus Texas targets Biglaw.
January 6 hearings invite a more hearsay mistakes than the bar exam.
Constitutional law is more of a vibe now. Well there’s not much to talk about in the legal world besides the Supreme Court so… let’s do that. The Court ruled that state...
Starting to notice a pattern?
Also, people don't want to go back to the office. At all.
And the 5th Circuit approves.
Dobbs leak dominates news.
Listen to this like a time capsule...
So many stories.
They'll never learn, but that doesn't mean the public doesn't need to know.
Check out the stellar transitions in this one!
There's a value in rankings... just don't overdo it.
Yale made headlines as media tries to turn by-the-book protest into controversy.
And how far can you stretch this for a party?
Cravath proved they’re still the Biglaw compensation leader by coming over the top of Davis Polk’s raises. Now the question is — who will follow them? Which lawyers are still working for...
Forensics! Not just for autopsies.
The floodgates may finally be opening.
The name makes it sound a lot more fun than it really is
The Fifth Circuit can't stop and won't stop.
This is why we can't have nice things.
Biglaw compensation keeps going up.
Also, jurors say the darnedest things.
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