Thanksgiving Interview with Grandpa Ray, Age 92

Grandpa Ray Young, who retired from the practice of law last year at age 91, was interviewed by his 5-year-old Great-Granddaughter Charlotte Clark-Lietar (with help from Charlotte’s mom, Charity R. Clark). Grandpa Ray lived his whole life in the Boston...

Interview with Jeffrey Kerrane, by Alexis Kerrane on May 19th, 2019

In this interview, conducted in Broomfield, Colorado on May 19th, 2019, Alexis Kerrane interviews her father Jeffrey Kerrane about his life. He shared stories about his political involvement as a high schooler, his experiences with being a law student while...

George Phillips experience with Al Gore

George Phillip’s experience working with Al Gore, also his time in Washington D.C. during the Clinton presidency.

From being poor to helping the poor, the life of Oday Salim

This interview reflects on a person who used to be poor but now helps the poor. He is an accomplished environmental lawyer. He worked very hard for the job and still works hard. He fights for rights in the environment....

Burke Niego interviews Mary Niego McNamara about her family experience as the eldest of eight

Burke Niego (17) interviews her Aunt Mary Niego McNamara (56) about her family, influences, and life growing up in a big family. Mcnamara talks about her experience as the eldest of eight living in West Lawn on the south side....

English Interview- Horne

I, John Horne, interviewed my grandfather, John Horne, for an English assignment.

Intro to Law Ross Andrews Attorney Interview

We discussed Ross’ path to becoming an attorney.

My Mother’s Time as a Prosecutor

My mother talks about her time as a prosecutor and gives advice on how to interact with the police.

Interview Assignment

I interviewed a lawyer living in our home town.

An Interview with my Grandpa

I interviewed my grandpa William Parks. He is originally from Kansas and was a public defender in Chicago, IL. He also joined the military. We discussed his life and impact on the world and also talked about his love, the...

Larry Vranka Interview

An interview with father Larry Vranka about his valuable memories from his life and the people in them. He speaks about his experience with the September 11th attacks while he was out of the country, important advice his family gave...

Olivia Coulter and her grandfather Jim Kulla talk about his family life and people from the past.

In this interview Olivia (16) sits down her grandfather Jim Kulla (77) and talks about everything from his regrets to his fondest memories. He talks about how he got to achieving his dream of owning his own law firm and...

Elise Lanahan Interviews her grandfather, Kinard Johnson

Elise Lanahan (13) interviews her grandfather, Kinard Johnson about his life. This interview talks about school and career choices. It also talks about his life as a judge for 28 years and as a lawyer for 13 years. He worked...

Spencer Kresie and Michael Cavenee talk about how the influential people and events in our lives led us to where we are.

In this interview, conducted in December 2018 in Plano, Texas, Spencer Kresie (16) interviews his step-father Michael Cavenee (61) regarding his childhood in Iowa and the path of his career. Mr. Cavenee described a large variety of memories, such as...

Summer project

My grandmother telling me a story about when she was younger and how she wanted to be a lawyer.

FYS Interview about the theme of work with Jennifer Crane by Greg Hewitt

I interviewed Jennifer Crane for my First Year Seminar class at Marshall University. Our FYS class has been focusing on critical thinking and how thoughtfully developed and artfully asked questions can lead to enriching and enlightening stories. Frank Sesno’s book...

Law Interview 1

We interviewed Deb King, an attorney from the Des Moines area about what life is like as a lawyer.