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B.J. Bernstein is a frequent commentator on national television and radio programming. She hosts a podcast on law called Law Talk with BJ that explains legal issues.( and throw in podcast link)She is unique in that besides commenting in general on legal issues, she has had numerous high profile cases of national interest that gives her a unique perspective to comment about issues in the law. B.J. has been the source of information on legal issues for newspapers around the country about other cases and her own.
Her style is to explain the intricacies of the law in a straightforward manner and allow the listener to be educated on what the real issue is in the law. She has appeared on CNN, MSNBC, FOX News, NBC, ABC and CBS. She has appeared on NBC’s The Today Show and ABC’s Good Morning America. She’s been quoted in many newspapers including the New York Times, The Atlanta Journal Constitution, USA Today and other publications. Her radio experience includes NPR, V103-Atlanta’s Ryan Cameron Show, WGST-640AM Atlanta’s Rich Sullivan Show, Tom Joyner’s nationally syndicated radio show, Ricky Smiley Radio Show; ESPN Radio outlets across the country.
BJ’s podcast, Law Talk with BJ, tackles legal issues at the heart of justice and fairness.
Attorney BJ Bernstein was selected in this year’s Legal Elite, the 17th time the magazine has recognized attorneys considered the best in their field. She was recognized as being one of the best in Georgia’s Criminal Law field.
Attorney B.J. Bernstein quoted in Law.com article about the felony indictment accusing suspended Gwinnett County Superior Court Judge Kathryn Schrader of three counts of computer trespass fails to offer any “sufficient allegation of a crime”, also saying that if the judge were to admit to the acts outlined in the indictment as allegedly criminal she could “still be innocent.”
Atlanta trial attorney BJ Bernstein weighs in on case of Atlanta in-House lawyer charged with murder. Video footage, the defendant’s conduct after the incident, and his character and reputation before it and several other issues likely to be key in the case against Bryan Schmitt.
Law.com covers Atlanta trial lawyer and legal commentator B.J. Bernstein’s law podcast, Law Talk with BJ and her episode #Metoo Meets the Law: A Discussion of Sexual Harassment Law about the challenges of turning #MeToo disclosures into lawsuits.
BJ Bernstein on Metro Focus taking about Bill Cosby, formerly known as America’s favorite TV dad, now inmate number nn7687 after being found guilty of sexual assault. They discuss the case and the fallout.
B.J. Bernstein talks with HLN about punishment for friend who pushed teen off 60-foot bridge near Moulton Falls, Washington.
BJ Bernstein talks with HLN about police investigation of a cop choking and shoving man at a Waffle House.
Atlanta trial lawyer and legal commentator B.J. Bernstein’s podcast episode with guest Cheryl Legare tackles the challenges of turning #MeToo disclosures into lawsuits.
BJ Bernstein, Criminal Defense Attorney talks live with CNN about the complicity of the case involving Larry Nassar, Ex USA Gymnastics doctor
BJ Bernstein, Atlanta trial attorney and mediator talks with CNN’s John Berman about NBC firing Matt Lauer for “Inappropriate Sexual Behavior”
B.J. Bernstein talks live with CNN about the O’Reilly harassment scandal
BJ Bernstein live on CNN talking about the new allegations against Harvey Weinstein
Political power and a shifting narrative in shooting death of prominent Atlanta lawyer’s wife
A child of South Carolina, and the complicated legacy of the Confederate flag
Symbols of the Confederacy: A Southerner’s revelatory moments
Legal expert shocked by sexting allegation in toddler death hearing
How are Georgia colleges responding to sexual assault claims?
‘Rapebait’ frat encouraged Sexual violence, lawsuits claim
Genarlow Wilson: ‘I’m coming out a man’
How should we be talking about sex?
Letters by Sandusky, wife blame everyone else
10 felony hazing suspects arrested in FAMU drum major’s death
Exclusive! Attorney B.J. Bernstein speaks on how Chris Brown’s alleged phone snatching allegations could lead to his parole being revoked
Teen sex, videos and the law
How can West Memphis 3 walk free?
Should Casey Anthony testify?
Bishop Eddie Long | B.J. Bernstein a media-savvy courtroom competitor
Jamie Lynn Spears pregnancy raises legal questions
Wilson released after two years behind bars for teen sex conviction
Man gets 10 years for oral sex as teen
Wilson’s impossible dream of freedom just might come true
Ga. teen still jailed, despite court order
Teens, Sex and the Law: Genarlow Wilson
Genarlow Wilson’s journey from prison to Morehouse
Lawyers ask Georgia Attorney General to review controversial oral sex case
Birkhead named baby’s dad; Stern won’t fight for custody
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