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8 Michael Decker (a.k.a. Captain Cool) on Dylan, DeLillo
and dive bars.
9 The long, globetrotting apprenticeship of Jason C. Astle.
10 Why Kim Willoughby is the unofficial state bar mixologist.
11 Boulder’s Hutchinson Black and Cook allows its partners a year off.
12 Aspen’s Summer Woodson Berg tells us what’s good
in the neighborhood.
13 A brief survey of your bar colleagues.
14 When the FBI came looking for The Clinton Foundation’s servers,
Platte River Networks went looking for Ken Eichner.
16 Kristi Anderson Wells’ life as a Ford model paved the way
to a successful family law practice.
How Iris Eytan and Dru Nielsen create
magic—and not-guilty verdicts. PAGE 18
22 Med-mal attorney Jim Leventhal went from selling suits
to winning them.
26 The jury trial: Why is it vanishing? Will it return?