lived in six
10 cities in
15 years and
history at the
before coming to Seattle in 1981.
He cannot move again because he
cannot face another bar exam. His
litigation and appellate practice
at Forsberg & Umlauf focuses on
insurance coverage and bad faith
issues. As program chairman of the
Puget Sound Civil War Round Table,
he has been lining up speakers on
Lincoln and the War for 25 years. In
October 2015, he presented a CLE
on Lessons from the Law Practice
of Abraham Lincoln at Seattle
University School of Law. He can
be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
1. William H. Herndon and Jesse W. Weik,
Herndon’s Lincoln (2006). Edited by
Douglas W. Wilson and Rodney O. Davis.
Urbana, IL: Knox College Lincoln Studies
Center and University of Illinois Press,
2. Rodney O. Davis and Douglas L. Wilson,
editors, The Lincoln-Douglas Debates
(2008). Urbana, IL: Knox College Lincoln
Studies Center and University of Illinois
3. Id. at 20.
4. Paul M. Zall, editor, Abe Lincoln’s Legacy
of Laughter (2007). Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 71.
5. Supra n. 2 at 245.
6. Id. at 169.
7. Michael Burlingame. Abraham Lincoln: A
Life (2008). Baltimore: Johns Hopkins
University Press, 1: 215.
8. Don E. and Virginia Fehrenbacher, editors, Recollected Words of Abraham
Lincoln (1966). Stanford, CA: Stanford
University Press, 139.
9. Supra n. 7 at 1: 575–76. Lincoln’s words are
10. Supra n. 8 at 277, 335–36, 533n271,