Attorneys Pay Tribute To Scalia, A Beautiful Legal Mind

Law360, New York (February 16, 2016, 9:38 PM EST) -- Tough on counsel arguing before the court but a "softie" with clerks, a profound legal mind with a generous heart and a quick wit, that is the Justice Antonin Scalia attorneys will remember. Here, former law clerks and appellate lawyers share their recollections with Law360 of the legendary justice who loved a good intellectual jousting, and a better joke.

Floyd Abrams, Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP

"Two memories: Justice Scalia and I were both scheduled to speak at a conference in California about First Amendment issues. We spoke for a while as we checked in at Kennedy Airport in New York, he...

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