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The life of the campaign lawyer

The Boston Globe reports today on a lawyer for Lieberman. The story is Boston.com / News / Politics / In Lieberman camp, a lawyer takes on the fine print:

To the public eye, Cassandra Lentchner is invisible in Joseph I. Lieberman's campaign, though she was among the first staff members to arrive and, if his effort collapses, she will be one of the last to leave.

Lentchner is Lieberman's lawyer. Every campaign has one, and the job is as hair-tearing as interpreting federal election law, as critical as getting the candidate's name on every state primary ballot, as nightmarish as a recount, and as mundane as negotiating leases for field offices and contracting with vendors to install telephones and print bumper stickers.