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Posts from the ‘Humor’ Category

10
May
A family enjoying dinner and conversation.

Oh, Those Dreaded Words: ‘Can I Get Your Advice on Something?’

When it comes to Thanksgiving mac and cheese, my mother is basically Marie Curie. Four cheeses, added at four different times, melted at four different temperatures until the crispy top snaps like a potato chip. I wait all year for this.

So naturally I’d been watching what I was eating all day in preparation. I scooped a cheesy pile onto my plate along with other delectable fare, made a bee-line for the couch, and settled in to stuff my face.

But, just as I lifted the fork to my open mouth, I heard the words that every attorney dreads most: “Can I get your advice on something?”

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20
Dec

The Latest NWLawyer is Out and Packed with Good Reads

Cover of the Dec/Jan NWLawyer
Have you seen the latest NWLawyer? Here’s what’s in the December/January issue. Get a quick read on these features.

Cover of Dec/Jan NWLawyerHave you seen the latest NWLawyer? Here’s what’s in the December/January issue. Get a quick read on these features, or check out the full issue now. Read more »

28
Oct

Friday 5: How to Terrify a Lawyer for Halloween

Zombie lawyer
Enjoy some “reanimated” Halloween blog posts and NWLawyer articles from years past

https://twitter.com/WAStateBarHalloween is just around the corner, so it seems appropriate to share some “reanimated” Halloween blog posts and NWLawyer articles from years past.

From chilling Washington case law to office costume guidance and Halloween-themed laws, there’s plenty of fun-size reading to get you in the mood for Halloween.

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13
Jul

What’s in the July/August Issue of NWLawyer

Cover of NWLawyer
Need some summer reading? The July/August 2016 double issue of NWLawyer is packed with articles on national parks, lawyer hobbies, and more.

Cover of NWLawyerNeed some summer reading?

The July/August 2016 double issue of NWLawyer is packed with articles on national parks, lawyer hobbies, and more — and it’s arriving in your mailbox soon.

Check out some of our feature stories below or read the full issue online. Read more »

4
Jan

Make a New Year’s Resolution to Attend Open Sections Night

A group of male and female lawyers at a social event
The Washington Young Lawyers Committee’s Annual Open Sections Night on Jan. 21 is one personal commitment you can keep.

A group of male and female lawyers at a social eventThe Washington Young Lawyers Committee’s Annual Open Sections Night on Jan. 21 is one personal commitment you can keep. Read more »