Professor Alberto Bernabe -
The University of Illinois-Chicago School of Law
Tuesday, May 8, 2018
How not to practice law: lie to judge about family emergency after Instagram posts show you were on vacation
Here is the latest installment in our running list of dumb things lawyers do. In today's tale, the lawyer claimed to have missed a deadline because she had to leave the country because of a family emergency. The court found the attorney's claims were false, as exposed by social media posts. Go here for the full story.