I have started to branch out a little more through the use of guest posts. At first, I was guarded about my original material and hoarded it up for exclusive use on this blog. Eventually, I realized what everyone else was already saying. Getting your posts out to different, larger groups of readers is how … Continue reading Another Guest Post – This Time About Law School
Law - Here at last I found the juxtaposition of my various strengths and interests. Some combination of juvenile traits, stubbornness, machismo, vanity, had a legal education as third on my list behind the military and politics. Fate is a funny thing. I have always had a head for unorthodox thinking and a deep seeded … Continue reading Why The LAW?
I have a canned speech I give to all my younger relatives when they say that maybe they want to go to law school. My answer is not YES or NO, but somewhere in between. Here are the major points; Boot camp is a very calculated system for breaking down the individual (body and mind) … Continue reading Paths we Choose
People asked me all the time, 'How can you defend people that you know are guilty?' This is not the point, we all have a right to and deserve a vigorous defense. If all parts of the machine are doing their jobs correctly, the right thing will happen. That being said, boy was there never … Continue reading The Art of Criminal Defense
It's not about the size of the debt, it's about debt management. I pay off my credit card balances every month, always have. My wife took a car loan one time, we hated it and paid it off in 3 months. I do not like debt, it feels like bondage to me. That being said, … Continue reading Student Loan HellMouth