September 2020 Bar Bulletin
By Jacob Kuykendall
Based on a novel of the same name (like seemingly every legal thriller I watch), The Lincoln Lawyer stars Matthew McConaughey as lawyer Mickey Haller, a shrewd and sleazy criminal defense attorney in Los Angeles who is hired to defend the son of a rich family in a violent assault case but ends up embroiled in a conspiracy.
Look, I will admit it up front. I wanted to watch one of the few legal movies with a female lead this month but discovered to my dismay that Netflix had none to choose from. So instead we have yet another movie about a white male attorney who...