Lawyers Mobilize In Wake Of Navy Yard Shooting

Law360, New York (September 17, 2013, 8:34 PM EDT) -- Even in the immediate wake of Monday's shooting at the Washington Navy Yard, lawyers have a key role to play that could ultimately determine how well the tragedy is understood, attorneys who represent victims in prior mass shootings told Law360.

Investigators are still determining what exactly happened, but what they do know is that government subcontractor Aaron Alexis, who reportedly has a background of mental issues, went on a shooting rampage at a Washington, D.C., naval base Monday morning. In all, 13 people were killed including the...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.