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.
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 chats with Clio CEO Jack Newton in the midst of his virtual conference.
Courts, law firms, and bar exams, oh my!
Donald Trump is making a big mistake with Amy Coney Barrett.
A conversation with Neal Katyal about the late justice.
Firms are signaling their strength in a COVID impacted economy.
Despite Trump's urgings, you'd be risking possible felonies.
Why doesn't the Attorney General know how many times we can vote?
Taking stock of the law after a week of consistent violations.
Online exams have a bathroom break problem.
Although this COVID party did stop.
The NCBE has had it with those pesky critics.
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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