Michelle Obama, whose husband, Sen. Barack Obama, aims to become the next U.S. president, graduated from Harvard Law School and spent just three years as an associate at a law firm -- Sidley Austin in Chicago. But her legal experience and the skills she developed have played a critical role in shaping her career and life, former professors and colleagues said.
The 'Other Obama' Honed Her Skills at Sidley Austin
The National Law Journal
June 25, 2008