Bitter Lawyer stacks up the GOP nominees’ academic credentials against those of President Barack Obama.
Archives for August 2011
The 2011 Do Something Awards airs on August 18 and celebrates people who give back to the community. No better place for Mr. Law School to seek out celebrity opinions about lawyers. Featuring Mario Lopez, Kristen Bell, Matt Lanter, Tony Hawk, and more.
The law firm calendar has reached that page in the summer where there is absolutely nothing of importance going on in the office.
Billing in BigLaw sometimes requires extreme measures. (Click the image to see the full comic.)
Here are your headlines from the Bitter Newsroom, where we pay attention to signs. Made of Only the Finest Felons: Frederick James is selling an exclusive selection of iPad covers made from the pants of Bernie Madoff, sourced from an auction held by the US Marshals Service last fall. We feel these modern day scalps would make the…
It’s not a good idea to friend your law school professor on Facebook
Q) This is probably a first-year level question, but I was looking for advice on how to select proper legal writing samples to use when applying for jobs. I am four years out of law school and have accumulated a decent collection of memorandum and demand letters over the years at my current firm and was…
[powerpress] On this week’s episode of The Bitter Brief, Mark wonders why Kimber doesn’t lead with the Nigerian lesbian, we go goo-goo for Gaga, and one judge’s country-fried antics leave us as befuddled as a two-dollar hooker on an all-gay cruise. Click here to subscribe to The Bitter Brief on iTunes!
There are so many scintillating aspects to practicing law these days that it’s almost impossible to narrow the list. It’s like trying to compile a list of supermodels who you’d have sex with. Anyway, here are the ten things I love most about being lawyer. Ten Things to Love About Being a Lawyer
By our count, there are now five law-related shows on TV: Franklin & Bash, Fairly Legal, Suits, Drop Dead Diva, and Harry’s Law. All five shows have been renewed for at least another season and all show lots of promise. Though all of them are very distinct, they seem to have one common thread, they…