Colleagues: Karma and Lawyer Jokes

It seems my karma of the last 30 years is to be tracked by a series of lawyer jokes.  There is a deep cultural angst about lawyers:  we love them, hate them, hold them in high regard, and villify them.  We don’t seem neutral about them.I confess, I am not...

Lingual Influenza

Paper, boxes of it, volumes of words strung with alleged significance, page after page–this is the “fat” of litigation.  I believe that in the legal world, brevity is like gold, valuable, and seldom seen.I frankly (since I am always...