Famous/infamous lawyers and where they went to school.....

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Re: Famous/infamous lawyers and where they went to school.....

Postby fathergoose » Mon Jan 18, 2010 9:15 pm

Matlock --> HLS

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Re: Famous/infamous lawyers and where they went to school.....

Postby fonzerelli » Mon Jan 18, 2010 9:17 pm

TLS Ken ----> Berkeley

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Re: Famous/infamous lawyers and where they went to school.....

Postby Thirteen » Mon Jan 18, 2010 9:18 pm

Joe Jamail (the King of Torts) - University of Texas

Bonus video:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZIxmrvbMeKc

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Postby ATOIsp07 » Mon Jan 18, 2010 9:19 pm

Joe Johns (CNN)--> American (WCL)

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Re: Famous/infamous lawyers and where they went to school.....

Postby EzraStiles » Mon Jan 18, 2010 9:21 pm

Geoffrey Fieger, Michigan State College of Law

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Postby fonzerelli » Mon Jan 18, 2010 9:21 pm

Thirteen wrote:Joe Jamail (the King of Torts) - University of Texas

Bonus video:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZIxmrvbMeKc


+100 for UT

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Postby t_flores08 » Mon Jan 18, 2010 9:23 pm

Drew Rosenhaus (major Agent in the NFL)--> Duke University School of Law

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Postby Thirteen » Mon Jan 18, 2010 9:24 pm

Hill Harper (actor on CSI: NY) - Harvard Law School (classmate and friend of Obama)

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Postby ATOIsp07 » Mon Jan 18, 2010 9:25 pm

VP Joe Biden--->Syracuse Law

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Re: Famous/infamous lawyers and where they went to school.....

Postby fathergoose » Mon Jan 18, 2010 9:25 pm

fonzerelli wrote:
Thirteen wrote:Joe Jamail (the King of Torts) - University of Texas

Bonus video:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZIxmrvbMeKc


+100 for UT


Makes me proud to be a Texan.

I love the way the guy being deposed reacts after Jamail calls him dumb

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Postby t_flores08 » Mon Jan 18, 2010 9:27 pm

Almost forgot, Theo Epstein (GM/ President for the Boston Red Sox)--> University of San Diego School of Law

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Postby fonzerelli » Mon Jan 18, 2010 9:30 pm

So far it seems the more impressive of the lot is outside of the top 10..... Northwestern suffered a considerable hit with the realization that Jerry Springer got his JD there.

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Re: Famous/infamous lawyers and where they went to school.....

Postby DoubleChecks » Mon Jan 18, 2010 9:31 pm

fonzerelli wrote:
pattymac wrote:Sooo weird...I was logging on to start a thread exactly like this when it showed up on the mainpage!

So I'll go with the one I was going to start with and one I think most people will find interesting...

Scott Boras (baseball/basketball superagent) - University of the Pacific McGeorge Law School.

Whoops, just saw someone else posted this!


lol - looks like everyone has esp(n). ;)


haha nice. im surprised you didnt get more credit for that lol.

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Re: Famous/infamous lawyers and where they went to school.....

Postby jss1100 » Mon Jan 18, 2010 9:39 pm

John Edwards - UNC

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Postby fonzerelli » Mon Jan 18, 2010 9:40 pm

DoubleChecks wrote:
fonzerelli wrote:
pattymac wrote:Sooo weird...I was logging on to start a thread exactly like this when it showed up on the mainpage!

So I'll go with the one I was going to start with and one I think most people will find interesting...

Scott Boras (baseball/basketball superagent) - University of the Pacific McGeorge Law School.

Whoops, just saw someone else posted this!


lol - looks like everyone has esp(n). ;)


haha nice. im surprised you didnt get more credit for that lol.


Ha! Glad you picked up.... I hope others didn't think I capriciously include ()'s for no reason. ;)

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Postby fonzerelli » Mon Jan 18, 2010 9:41 pm

jss1100 wrote:John Edwards - UNC


Ethics Training Fail #2. :mrgreen:

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Re: Famous/infamous lawyers and where they went to school.....

Postby Kobe_Teeth » Mon Jan 18, 2010 9:45 pm

Blagojevich - Pepperdine

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Re: Famous/infamous lawyers and where they went to school.....

Postby lawschooliseasy » Mon Jan 18, 2010 9:53 pm

fonzerelli wrote:
Veyron wrote:Richard Nixon - Duke


Duke Ethics Training Fail.


Duke quality legal and presidential training WIN.

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Re: Famous/infamous lawyers and where they went to school.....

Postby scribelaw » Mon Jan 18, 2010 9:54 pm

Ann Coulter --> Michigan

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Postby observationalist » Mon Jan 18, 2010 9:56 pm

Nobel Laureate, Grammy Winner, and former Vice President Al Gore: Vanderbilt University Law School (until he dropped out as a 2L to successfully run for a seat in the US House).

TV actor, radio host, and presidential candidate Fred Thompson: Vanderbilt University Law School

Radio host, Waterkeepers Alliance founder and staunch environmental activist, Robert F. Kennedy, Jr: UVA Law

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Re: Famous/infamous lawyers and where they went to school.....

Postby scribelaw » Mon Jan 18, 2010 9:56 pm

In tomorrow's Massachusetts U.S. Senate race:

Democrat Martha Coakely --> BU

Republican Scott Brown --> BC
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Postby EzraStiles » Mon Jan 18, 2010 9:57 pm

Speaking of ESPN and Duke legal training: Jay Bilas who for no real reason has a Duke JD

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Re: Famous/infamous lawyers and where they went to school.....

Postby fonzerelli » Mon Jan 18, 2010 9:57 pm

Kobe_Teeth wrote:Blagojevich - Pepperdine


Blagojevich's hair - Muskrat

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Re: Famous/infamous lawyers and where they went to school.....

Postby ATOIsp07 » Mon Jan 18, 2010 9:58 pm

scribelaw wrote:In tomorrow's Massachusetts U.S. Senate race:

Democrat Martha Coakely --> BU

Republican Scott Brown --> BC



HAHAHA!

as a Boston College alumnus, I'm all for the BU candidate!

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Re: Famous/infamous lawyers and where they went to school.....

Postby fathergoose » Mon Jan 18, 2010 10:03 pm

scribelaw wrote:In tomorrow's Massachusetts U.S. Senate race:

Democrat Martha Coakely --> BU

Republican Scott Brown --> BC



Ted Kennedy --> UVA

I'd like to see Brown pull it out just to witness the political mayhem that would cause




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