Through modern American history, there have been some memorable court cases that have stuck out in the public eye. With these court cases came equally memorable criminal defense lawyers. Here are 5 of the most memorable, and in many cases notorious, examples of a federal crime lawyer.
Famous for being the federal crime lawyer for O.J. Simpson alongside a group of several others, Cochran also has represented a number of athletes and musicians in their criminal defense cases. Known widely across the country as an excellent federal crime attorney, Cochran was also a vocal critic of police brutality. Despite what you think of the outcome of O.J. Simpson’s trial, it’s impossible to deny that Cochran did his job to the best of his ability. Unfortunately, the great federal crime lawyer passed away in 2005.