Monday, September 30, 2013

DJ profiles 4/1's Justice Nares

Today's DJ profiles San Diego native Justice Gilbert Nares of 4/1 and of Brinker fame. Practitioner comments laud him as personally and professionally affable, considerate, friendly and considerate at oral argument -- though he does ask decisive questions. January 17 is "Justice Gilbert Nares Day" in Oceanside (his hometown).
Gilbert Nares, Associate Justice
"Not long after I was appointed, I was talking to my brother about the job.
'What do you think?' I asked him.
'Well,' he said, 'no one knows who you are or where you are or what you do.'"