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Kim Hudson

Kim Hudson About Graduate of Cumberland School of Law at Samford University who practices law at Davis, Bingham, and Hudson in Auburn, Alabama. She is the wife of professional baseball pitcher Tim Hudson. Other Informations She attended Purdue University before transferring to Auburn University and graduating from Auburn in 1996 with a Bachelor of Arts …

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Willy Mutunga

Willy Mutunga About Attorney, activist and former President of the Supreme Court of Kenya who served as the Chief Justice of Kenya from 2011-16. Previously, he was the Commonwealth Special Envoy to the Maldives. Other Informations He earned a Doctorate of Laws degree from the Osgoode Hall Law School at Toronto’s York University. His biggest social …

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Michelle Wu

Michelle Wu About Massachusetts attorney and Democratic Party politician who was elected Boston City Councilor At-Large in 2013. Other Informations She received her B.A. and J.D. from Harvard University. She was raised in the Roman Catholic faith. She was born to Taiwanese immigrant parents, and she settled in Boston with her husband and sisters. She …

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Kenesaw Mountain Landis

Kenesaw Mountain Landis About Federal judge who became the first commissioner of major league baseball after the Black Sox Scandal. Other Informations He left school at age 15 after failing algebra and worked at a local grocery store. He is one of the few members of the Baseball Hall of Fame who never played the …

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Preet Bharara

Preet Bharara About Attorney who rose to fame as the US Attorney for the Southern District of New York between 2009-2017. His crusades against Wall Street financial and bipartisan political corruption earned him a spot on the 2012 Time Magazine 100 Most Influential People in the World list.   Other Informations He graduated magna cum laude …

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Mike Godwin

Mike Godwin About Author and attorney known for having created the Godwin’s Law internet adage. Godwin’s Law became an entry in the Oxford English Dictionary in 2012. Other Informations While attending law school at the University of Texas he worked as an editor for The Daily Texan. He worked as an attorney for the Electronic …

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Joel Prentiss Bishop

Joel Prentiss Bishop About American lawyer and composer of legal treatises. He became most well known for his Commentaries on the Criminal Law and Commentaries on the Law of Criminal Procedure. Other Informations His first legal treatise was Commentaries on the Law of Marriage and Divorce, which was published in 1852. Although he never completed …

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Mariano Recalde

Mariano Recalde About Lawyer known for specializing in labor oriented and social security law. He is a professor who is known for teaching faculty and labor law at several universities throughout Argentina.  Other Informations He earned his degree in Social Security Law and his Doctorate in Labor Law from the University of Buenos Aires. In …

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Loren A. Smith

Loren A. Smith About Federal judge who began serving on the United States Court of Federal Claims in 1985. Other Informations He graduated from the Northwestern University School of Law in 1969. He spent his time out of court entertaining himself and others as an amateur magician. He married Catherine Yore, with whom he had …

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William Thaddeus Coleman Jr.

William Thaddeus Coleman Jr. About Affiliated with the Republican Party, this African American political figure and attorney served from 1975 until 1977 as United States Secretary of Transportation. After ending his career in government, he became a partner with the O’Melveny & Myers law firm.  Other Informations After receiving his undergraduate degree from the University …

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Marvin Mitchelson

Marvin Mitchelson About Divorce lawyer for many of Hollywood’s stars, he pioneered the concept of palimony. Other Informations He handled a high profile divorce between actor James Mason and his ex-wife. He argued in a case that went before the Supreme Court that domestic partners, even unmarried ones, had the same rights to community property …

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Martha Coakley

Martha Coakley About Following her service as District Attorney of Middlesex County, Coakley was elected Attorney General of Massachusetts. Other Informations After completing her undergraduate education at Williams College, she received her law degree from Boston University and subsequently worked for the Boston-based law firms Goodwin Procter and Parker, Coulter, Daley & White. In the …