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Law Schools

Northwestern Admits Defeat, Will Discontinue Its Accelerated J.D. Program

Northwestern’s accelerated J.D. program quickly turns into history.

51 Comments / / Oct 5, 2015 at 1:01 PM
  • Biglaw, Locke Liddell & Sapp, Musical Chairs

    Musical Chairs: 10.18.06

    The only noteworthy moves today come from Texas. Oh well, at least yesterday was busy. Lateral Moves: * Corporate lawyers Paul Bishop, T. Alan Harris, Annette Trip, and Don Wood, to Sutherland Asbill & Brennan (Houston), from Locke Liddell & Sapp. * A pair of Geralds — Gerald Pels, and Gerald Higdon — to Sutherland […]

    0 Comments / / Oct 18, 2006 at 4:15 PM
  • Contests, Hotties, Law School Deans, Reader Polls

    Law School Dean Hotties: The Winners!!!

    Seven gorgeous women. Seven mouthwatering men. But only two law school administrators could emerge victorious. Voter turnout was tremendous. Harsh words were exchanged by partisans of the candidates. But in the end, cooler heads — and hotter bodies — prevailed. With almost 10,000 votes recorded in both contests, congratulations to the two hottest law school […]

    7 Comments / / Oct 18, 2006 at 3:22 PM
  • Eyes of the Law, Howard Bashman

    The Eyes of the Law: Top Bloggers at Temple

    Mr. Bashman, don’t despair. ATL did NOT overlook your lunch with Professor David Hoffman, of Temple University’s Beasley School of Law (as you apparently feared). Come now. Do you really think we’d miss a sighting of two high-profile bloggers — Howard Bashman, of How Appealing, and Dave Hoffman, of Concurring Opinions (at right) — getting […]

    1 Comment / / Oct 18, 2006 at 2:48 PM
  • Bad Ideas, Immigration, Masturbation, Stupid Lawyer Tricks, White-Collar Crime

    Stupid Lawyer Tricks: Abusing the Autopen

    Okay, so he’s actually a law student (as a number of you nitpickers would surely point out). Anyway, here’s the story: A 26-year-old law school standout was arrested for pretending to be a New Jersey congressman, so he could obtain visas for relatives and others in his native Cameroon, said a federal prosecutor. Njock Eyong […]

    2 Comments / / Oct 18, 2006 at 2:10 PM