Louie Gohmert

  • Barack Obama, Biglaw, Job Searches, Layoffs, Unemployment

    Can Obama’s Jobs Bill Help Laid Off and Unemployed Attorneys?

    According to the Department of Labor, 14 million people in our country are unemployed. And with a surplus of lawyers that reaches into the thousands in almost every state, unemployment is a serious problem for the legal profession. Unfortunately, we all know that Biglaw firms — and surely other firms, as well — are avoiding these attorneys like the plague. Facing these seemingly insurmountable odds, what’s an unemployed attorney to do? As it turns out, President Obama wants to lend a hand, but only if he can get Congress to pass this jobs bill….

    42 Comments / / Sep 27, 2011 at 1:23 PM