From Atticus To Vinny, Your Favorite Movies About The Law

Law360, New York (October 21, 2015, 3:35 PM EDT) -- Like everything else, lawyers have strong feelings about the movies and the way their profession is depicted on the big screen. While some attorneys demand realistic portrayals of their fictional equivalents, others embrace the opportunity to pick apart the more absurd takes on practicing law, from proving Santa Claus is real to a Navy lawyer representing Marines to Matthew McConaughey as a lawyer.

Here, attorneys talk about their favorite movies about the law and why they can't stop watching them.

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Christopher J. Bakes, Locke Lord LLP

"Movies about lawyers are usually off. One was so off...

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