Although he hasn't practiced law in more than 30 years, newly minted vice presidential nominee Joe Biden remains a favorite son in the legal community, having longstanding relationships with law firms that donated to his congressional races and his two bids for the White House. Many of those firms have handled asbestos and bankruptcy cases, issues that Biden has weighed in on from his seat on the judicial committee.
The Legal Ties That Bind the Bidens
The American Lawyer
August 28, 2008