Highland Capital founder James Dondero makes around $30 million a year. A prenup calls for his wife, Becky, to get $5 million in a divorce settlement. He has resisted paying her for two years, and now, a judge in Texas has reached a verdict in the bitter standoff.
There’s a reason why you always win arguments.
Second-guessing your career choice? You’re not alone. Even people who put themselves through many extra years of schooling sometimes end up changing their minds.
Lawyer Dog is the hot new dog meme. He didn’t go to law school but he still passed his state bark exam with flying colors. Keep him in mind next time you need beagle representation.
The attorneys have withdrawn their counsel and Zimmerman is talking exclusively to Sean Hannity instead, as you do.
Poll shows significant drop in future lawyers considering a career in politics. Which profession is more hated?
Today is Be Kind to Lawyers Day! Here’s a coloring book that you can send to any lawyers in your life to cheer them up. This is their day.
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The Constitution is amazing. (No offense to my entire family and most of my close friends. Thanks for all that food and stuff while I was growing up. With love, Amanda)
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So claims OkCupid, through science. Alternate Titles for this graph include: “No One Wants To Sleep With A Lawyer” or “Really No One Wants To Sleep With A Dev Nerd.”
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Ha, E-Trade basically filed a bunch of YouTube comments as a legal brief. It is clearly very important to establish that SamRon772 feels Lindsay is “a pot-stirring, lazy, irresponsible, disrespectful little drama queen” in order to prove her California residency. Those are some billable hours right there.
If the Galactic Empire had lawyers. [Ed Note: In a lot of ways, this is actually way scarier than the Death Star.]
It’s not cheap, but on the bright side, you can spend the rest of your life with nothing but your regrets and the occasional highball to mitigate the soulless drudgery of your new career.
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The Ohio Supreme Court released the results of July’s bar exam today. 84% of applicants passed. Congrats, future lawyers of Ohio! Now get cracking on litigating the election.
Not sure if you have a case? A new website will help you sue. Part lawyer referral service, part lawsuit evaluator, WhoCanISue.com will tell you if you’ve got a likely legal claim and pair you with a lawyer. It debuts in September, though the site’s founder is trying to sign up lawyers starting today at the American Bar Association meeting in New York.
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