Costumes Contest

The voting for the best legally themed Halloween costume was close this year.

Very close.

The contest pitted a group against a couple. It pitted NYU Law against the University of Minnesota Law School — Big City v. Heartland. And when all the votes were counted, the final margin was seven votes, out of over 2,400 votes cast!

Should we have a run-off? Hell no! This isn’t youth soccer. The votes are final and winner takes all. Let’s see who gets the coveted Above the Law t-shirt(s)….

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Most of you will be going out on Saturday for Halloween. If anybody is going as a legally themed character, send in your pictures, by email (subject line: “Halloween Costume”). We’ll judge them and pick out the best ones. Winners will get t-shirts and respect. Last year was pretty great, so keep the good times rolling.

Here’s a YouTube clip with an attractive woman offering some fashion advice for law people this weekend….

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On Monday, I shared my Halloween costume with all of you. Now, after days of cajoling and pleading, we’ve finally come up with a few people brave enough to enter our legally themed Halloween costume contest.

I’m not throwing myself into the ring, but if you recall the lady nice enough to pose with me had a brilliant legally themed costume, so we’ll count her too.

And just for good measure, I’ll throw in some pictures of former ATL Editor Kashmir Hill’s Halloween costume. She didn’t go with any kind of legal theme — but I figured that if I had Kash pics and didn’t share them some reader might come to my office and murder me.

So, no more rambling, lets get to the photos (there’s a poll at the end of the slide show).