Generation J.D.

The Daily Record's blog for young lawyers, by young lawyers

And she’s funny to boot

Elena Kagan is funny. At least “funnier” – compared with the other nominees I’ve seen grilled by the members of the Senate. If you have spent a little time watching the coverage of the hearings, I am sure you have ...

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Travel Tips

My work travel goes in waves. Sometimes I travel quite a bit (once a month or so) and sometimes it is less frequent than that. Over the years though, I’ve taken a lot of trips and built up a good deal of “travel” ...

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Dying like Sammy

Three years ago this July, we had to put our pet dog down. Sammy was his name, a fawn Boxer with the disposition of a jester and the lines of a thoroughbred. He was the runt of the litter when ...

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Selfishness (or not)

Some of you may (or may not) recall that my New Year’s resolution was to run in the Cherry Blossom 10-miler. On April 11, I met my goal.  I was no Joan Benoit Samuelson (who, by the way, at age ...

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Bar Exam Redux

As much as it pains me to say it, it’s true: In six weeks I will sit for the Pennsylvania Bar Examination. No, I’m not moving to Pennsylvania. What happened is my firm recently opened an office in Philadelphia and I’ve been ...

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