Chris Bradley

Chris Bradley

Chris Bradley has been a Lawyerist contributor since 2011. Chris graduated from William Mitchell College of Law in 2006 and is a writer living and working in St. Paul, Minn. You can find him on Twitter @bradleywrites.

A Criminal Defense Lawyer’s Trip to Rock Bottom and Back

There are two primary outcomes in a desperate struggle with addiction. The first is to keep going until you die. The second is to get caught.

Blind Faith: Litigating in the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court

The FISC may very well be a national treasure. It may very well have done an exemplary job. But this contention, like the contention that the FISC is nothing more than a rubber stamp, is beside the point. Litigating in the FISC is like arguing with a brick wall.

Brian Keller: The Nuts & Bolts of Appellate Practice

Brian Keller: Mathematician of Appellate Law

Eric Johnson’s Undeniable Divorce Lawyering Style

Andy Mergendahl Suffers Fools Gladly

Scott Greenfield Takes Baby Lawyers to School

Scott Greenfield, criminal defense lawyer, Simple Justice blogger, and curmudgeon extraordinaire, takes baby lawyers to school in this enlightening interview about law practice, tummy rubs (or lack thereof), and his classic 1964 Austin Healey 3000, Mk III, Series 2.

Stuart Teicher: Most Interesting Man in CLE

Meet the most interesting man in CLE. Stuart Teicher teaches ethics and critical lawyering skills like negotiation. But you won't fall asleep while listening. Promise.

Allison Tilley is Down to Business in Silicon Valley

Jimmy Anderson’s DUI Story

Jeena Cho on Zen Lawyering

Mindfulness is medicine for your mind. An interview with San Francisco lawyer Jeena Cho on Zen lawyering.

John Ferriter: Marine Judge Advocate

Allison Margolin, L.A.’s Dopest Attorney

John Skiba is the Debt Destroyer

Meet John Skiba, hobby farmer and Phoenix bankruptcy lawyer. In this interview, we get the goods on what it's like to help people destroy debt and get a fresh start.

Chris Wheaton Sues Abusive Debt Collectors

An interview with Minnesota consumer rights attorney Chris Wheaton.