Entries by Russell Rawlings


‘Murphy’s Law,’ or How an Aphorism Can Sum Up the Legal Mind

By Erna Womble In the legal profession, we’re trained to envision and prepare for worst case scenarios. We devote significant time and mental resources to thinking about catastrophic outcomes. But how do we balance this often necessary professional mentality with our daily lives? I had a mild epiphany the other day when I found myself […]

A Story Too Captivating To Go Untold

By Russell Rawlings By the time you read this, Steve Epstein may be famous. His first book, “Murder on Birchleaf Drive: The True Story of the Michelle Young Murder Case,” is that good. The true crime story chronicles the trials, appeals and conviction of the victim’s husband, Jason Young. Here’s what fellow NCBA member David […]