“Well-researched and illuminating” — Thomas Byrne Edsall, NY Times columnist and professor at Columbia University School of Journalism.
“An engaging and well-written book that illuminates Nixon through the exploration of the midpoint of his career” — Kirkus Reviews
“[I]t deserves consideration in competition with John Farrell’s or Evan Thomas’s recent, massive Nixon biographies” — Choice Reviews.
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Victor Li is an award-winning multimedia journalist based in Chicago. He is the author of the book Nixon in New York: How Wall Street Helped Richard Nixon Win the White House. He is currently an assistant managing editor with the ABA Journal, covering the business of law and legal technology. He periodically co-hosts podcasts under the auspices of Legal Talk Network. He previously worked at ALM Media Properties in New York City for over three years, serving as a staff reporter for Law Technology News and The American Lawyer. His work has also been featured in Corporate Counsel, The Am Law Daily, The New York Law Journal, The National Law Journal, Texas Lawyer and The Litigation Daily, as well as The Utica Observer Dispatch, The Huffington Post, The Columbia Journalist, Amherst Magazine, Soccerlens, and The Berkshire Eagle.
He has an M.S. from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, a J.D. from Tulane University Law School and a B.A. in history from Amherst College. He lives in Chicago with his wife and their dog, Dessie Lisa Vito. (More)
Victor spearheaded a feature dealing with lawyer wellness.
Stress is one of the defining characteristics of becoming and being a lawyer, and it only gets worse as the stakes get higher. No wonder two long-running stereotypes are that lawyers drink and hate their jobs. As such, the ABA Journal staff gathered 40 wellness tips for lawyers to help them deal with the pressure.
Victor edited the ABA Journal's annual Legal Rebels feature.
"No Turning Back." As the legal industry seeks to get back to normal following the COVID-19 pandemic, the ABA Journal & the ABA Center for Innovation spotlight several innovators who have never been content with standing pat.
Victor also edited a feature on the growing popularity of litigation finance.
Victor edited the ABA Journal's annual State of the Profession feature.
This cover story examines the effect COVID-19 did, or did not have, on the legal industry and analyzes data from ABA surveys and outside organizations to provide context. Why did some law firms have record-breaking financial performances during a time of such upheaval and disruption? Read all about it!