Above the Law - Thinking Like a Lawyer
Thinking Like A Lawyer is a podcast featuring Above the Law’s Joe Patrice and Kathryn Rubino. Each episode, the hosts will take a topic experienced and enjoyed by regular people, and shine it through the prism of a legal framework. This will either reveal an awesome rainbow of thought, or a disorienting kaleidoscope of issues. Either way, it should be fun.
A whole episode about judges grabbing the spotlight for good or ill.
The Bill of Rights was fun while it lasted.
Trump sues his niece with some... interesting legal theories.
Law school branding is a tough business.
What's with lawyers these days?
What's a shadow docket?
This is why we can't have nice things.
Law profs on the wrong side of vaccines and the N-word.
There’s big money out there in staying put.
No shockers when it comes to which professors are whining about vaccines.
Really our only wish this week.
A bad week to cross a judge.
There are limits to the customer always being right.
Why spend all that money on fancy legal research tools?
Get used to this out of the Supreme Court.
This was a doozy of an ethical issue spotter.
That wasn't even close.
In case you were doubting how hot the legal market is.
They tried to keep a student from graduating... next year they'll be writing your laws!
The legal industry is changing in unexpected ways this year.
Firms changing up vacation policies worrying associates.
You'd think after a year of this, people would be better at it.
At a certain point, you have to wonder why he's willing to keep charging up this hill.
We're not saying, we're just saying.
And if you do, can we interest you in this souvenir hat?
It probably depends on who we're talking about.
Yale Law School seems to have a recurring issue.
US News drops Georgetown from top tier.
Keeping up with the competition matters.
The party continues.
The former federal judge resigned in disgrace... but he's still a media darling.
Each half of the former firm has a new phone number.
Seriously, we told you people you can't do that.
200th Episode Spectacular!!!
We're not live but also not cats.
Everything wrapped into one.
Adventures in impeachment linguistics!
When will all of this election fallout finally end?
The second impeachment of Trump's tenure raises easily answered questions.
Too bad it was such a slow news week...
The firm says Cleta Mitchell went rogue, but that's only the start of their issues.
Things have to get better from here, right?
You can have a second act, but you don't get a consequence-free mulligan.
It's made-for-cable holiday movie season, so we tackle the burning question.
Also, what to get for the lawyer that has no time for anything.
Biglaw, law school, and firing squads all in one show.
As it turns out, there are a lot of better ideas out there.
Could this be the beginning of a mass exodus?
Sometimes, you just need to protect your IP better.
Someone screwed up bigly.
Time flies when you're surveying the apocalypse.
Joe Patrice is an Editor at Above the Law. For over a decade, he practiced as a litigator at...
Kathryn Rubino is a member of the editorial staff at Above the Law. She has a degree in journalism...
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