Looking Back at 2012 -- Legal Luminaries Lost

The American Lawyer has published a list of leading lawyers or legal figures who died in 2012. It includes the first female lawyer ever hired by Reed Smith, one of the greatest legal marketers, and a host of name or lead partners from America's greatest firms.

Also included is St. Louis (and Thompson Coburn) lawyer Jim Murphy.

The list can be accessed here: http://www.americanlawyer.com/PubArticleALD.jsp?id=1202583087750