RIP: Monroe Freedman

From one list serv: “Monroe spoke and wrote with clarity about the ethical obligations of our breed of warriors.” And: “Monroe was the defense lawyer’s ethicist. He was there, sometimes alone among his peers, to support us in the zealous…

Unhappy Attorneys

Richard Delgado & Jean Stefancic, Can Lawyers Find Happiness? 58 Syr. L. Rev. 241, 245 n.28 (2008), quoting a 1923 letter by Archibald MacLeish, on why he quit the law to go into literary pursuits (and was an Assistant Secretary…