Category Archive: Attorney Interviews

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Interview with a Lawyer: A Look at Legal Life

First, I’d just like to say that we own Algeria. Secondly, I’d like to say that watching a soccer game from a bar at 7 in the morning is as surreal an experience as you’ll find outside of a Wes Anderson film. Thirdly, I’d actually like to introduce you to the interview we’ve got below.

Odds are that you’re thinking about being a lawyer. You’ve either taken the LSAT or are going to take the LSAT, with the next step obviously being applying for law school.

Before you make the leap, however, it’s important to take a look at where you’ll be landing. Below is an interview we conducted with Joan Cotkin, a Los Angeles-based lawyer doing the kind of work many of you ostensibly hope to do. She gives a good peek at the kind of life you’ll be leading when you too are a lawyer.

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Serendipity: One Lawyer’s Route to Sports Law

Our guest blogger this week is Bobby Hacker. In addition to coaching the Santa Monica Women’s Rugby Club, Bobby Hacker is the Vice President of Business and Legal Affairs for FOX Sports. There are all sorts of lawyers, besides good ones and bad ones, that is. There are litigators and transactional lawyers. Each of those