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The first of many anticipated letters seeking reimbursement from Governor Chris Christie for traffic problems in Fort Lee
The first in a series of letters from the overly casual lawyer.
This letter confirms our conversation in the breakfast room on March 10, 2012, in which I said “Good morning,” and you said “whatevs.” This also confirms that, for reasons I believe were apparent, we did not discuss matters further. This letter confirms last night’s discussion over dinner in which you indicated that you “never really…
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What gets a lawyer off. A series of letters and other legal erotica.
If you’ve ever wondered what simple letters from lawyers actually convey.
You forward my resume to the hiring partner or committee, with a note that the firm should take a close look at me. If hired, I become your bitch.
Even though I am just a lowly associate at my firm, I occasionally get sent unsolicited resumes. While I can suggest to the powers that be that we need to hire someone or that we should interview this person, I have little actual role in the hiring process. The people sending the resumes don’t know…