Legal Humor

10 More of the Funniest Lawyer-Movie Scenes of All Time

Here are ten legal-ish movie scenes that will (hopefully) make you laugh (and think) and maybe even convince you to seek out some movies you haven’t seen before.

12 Times the Holidays and the Law Didn’t Mix as Well as Eggnog

Sometimes, the holidays are fraught with lawsuits.

Lawyer Videos That Push the Boundaries of Dignity and Good Taste

Zombie lawyers, puppet attorneys, and more make an appearance in this roundup of YouTube lawyer advertisements.

5 Times Thanksgiving Could Really Have Gone Better, Legally Speaking

Thanksgiving is a time for family, fun, and food. It's also a time for litigation and salmonella.

How to Help Your Client Win on Daytime Court TV Shows

You might have a client who really wants to get on one of those terrible court television shows. If you can't stop them, here's how you might be able to help them.

Even Judge Posner Has to Apologize for Careless Words Sometimes

Judge Richard Posner, famous for his outrageous proclamations, finally said something outrageous enough that even he felt he had to apologize ever-so-slightly.

Galactic Disputes: Judges Channel the Wisdom of Star Wars

Making legal jargon understandable to the general masses is a big job. Some more creative judges think outside of the box to get their point across through pop culture references. With all of the hype surrounding Star Wars: The Force Awakens,  it should come as no surprise that Star Wars references are seeping into judicial opinions. Arbitration […]

6 Ridiculous Ways to Make Your Next CLE Speech Memorable

Let’s face facts: CLEs are boring. In this article, I will introduce you to tools from sports, entertainment, and politics to make your next speech more exciting.

9 Epic Responses To Legal Threats

In the rare occasion where the absurdity of a threatened legal action matches up nicely with the devil-may-care attitude of a client, you get the stuff of internet magic: the epic smackdown letter.

6 Times the Law Spoiled Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is upon us. For some, it’s the time of love and romantic gestures. For lawyers, however, it is more often a time for lawsuits.