Each week on Lawterature, I invite an attorney guest to choose a work of literature and analyze it with me from a legal standpoint. For purposes of this podcast, the term “literature” will be defined as: any book, movie, television series, podcast, song, or other storytelling vehicle.
27. Ronan Duggan Discusses Dune, by Frank Herbert
Ronan is a trained Barrister from Ireland, who made his way here through dangers untold to Southern California where he faced the Beast that is the California Bar Exam. We worked together somewhat at the Simon Law Group, and now he tries cases at The Homampour Law Firm. But what you should really do is follow him on Instagram - @barristerinla
For this episode, Ronan chose Dune, by Frank Herbert. https://dunenovels.com/
26 - Melissa Cohen Discusses One, Two, Three by Laurie Frankel
Melissa Cohen is a Family Law Attorney in New Jersey. Read more about her and the work she does here: https://www.seidenfamilylaw.com/our-team/36-melissa-e-cohen
Today's book is One Two Three by Laurie Frankel. https://www.lauriefrankel.net/one-two-three.html
25 - Grace Waddell discusses Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J.K. Rowling
Grace Waddell is an associate attorney at the Simon Law Group. She just concluded her first trial – a Federal bench trial, and she’s got more amazingness coming up. You can read more about her and her work here: https://www.thesimonlawgroup.com/team/grace-waddell/
Find all things Harry Potter at www.pottermore.com
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24 - Sylvia Mayer Discusses ACOTAR by Sarah J. Maas
Today’s guest is Sylvia Mayer, an attorney / arbitrator / mediator (triple threat) who lives in Houston, Texas. We discussed the first book in the ACOTAR series by Sarah J. Maas.
Sylvia Info: https://smayerlaw.com/attorney/
Book Info: https://sarahjmaas.com/court-of-thorns-and-roses/
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23 - Hillary Alberts Discusses My Antonia by Willa Cather
Hillary Alberts grew up in Nebraska and is now an immigration attorney in New Jersey, but more importantly she's an old Army buddy of mine. We discussed the book My Antonia by Willa Cather, a story about an immigrant and her family growing up in Nebraska.
Please check out the Facebook group she runs: https://www.facebook.com/Lyndhurst-Anti-Racism-Coalition-101582522035679
22. Grace Waddell discusses Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling
Grace Waddell is an associate attorney at the Simon Law Group. She just concluded her first trial – a Federal bench trial, and she’s only got more amazingness in her future. You can read more about her and her work here: https://www.thesimonlawgroup.com/team/grace-waddell/
We discuss Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, and information on this book is readily available with any search of the internet.
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Lawterature is the perfect podcast for anyone who loves books and interesting conversations! Brooke is witty and insightful The conversations with her guests will have you laughing and pondering all sorts of intriguing topics. As someone who knows little about the legal world I found these conversations fascinating. Highly recommend this podcast!