Game Changers, Contrarians and Visionaries

111 Justices have served on the Supreme Court of the United States. Who are the game changers? Who are the unyielding contrarians? And who are the towering visionaries? Click here for...

The Essence of Judicial Duty

Today we look back at John Marshall, the fourth Chief Justice of the US Supreme Court.  Dominating the Court for over three decades (1801-1835), Marshall helped lay the basis for US Constitutional law.  Among his insights: “It is emphatically the province and duty of...

Texas “King of Torts”

The brilliant legal mind we focus on today is renowned Houston attorney Joe Jamail, who died last December.  Although he barely passed the bar exam, Jamail became a masterful litigator and was known as the “King of Torts.” In his five decades of law practice, he...

Putting the Prudence in Jurisprudence

Follow us this month as we explore some of our country’s brilliant legal minds.  Today we focus on Justice Antonin Scalia, who passed away this February.  Agree or disagree with the man, one thing is undeniable – he was a “brilliant legal mind with an energetic style,...