- District Attorney wants Jane Orie to pay up to $780,000 in penalties when she’s sentenced next week — along with reimbursing taxpayers for her state-funded legal defense. [Essential Public Radio]
- Pittsburgh criminal defense attorney John Elash hired of of his colleagues after being accused of an awful-sounding attack on his former partner’s son. [Post-Gazette] They say lawyers are the worst clients, & I’d hate to be representing a criminal defense attorney in criminal court, especially if the choking allegations have any merit.
- Good luck to Penn State’s new general counsel. Could anything at his last job with Johns Hopkins have prepared him for this? [Legal Intelligencer]
- Reed Smith is hiring a real estate staff attorney. [Reed Smith]