Professor Leonard Birdsong received his J.D. from the Harvard Law School and his B.A. from Howard University. He teaches law in Florida. After graduation from law school he worked four years at the law firm of Baker Hostetler. He then entered into a varied and distinguished career in government service. He served as a diplomat with the U.S. State Department with various postings in Nigeria, Germany and the Bahamas. Professor Birdsong later served as a federal prosecutor in Washington, D.C. and the U.S. Virgin Islands. After leaving government service, and before he began teaching, Professor Birdsong was in private law practice in Washington, D.C. Professor Birdsong has two series of humor books: Professor Birdsong’s Dumbest Criminal Stories and Professor Birdsong’s Weird Criminal Law Stories, Volume 1-6.