Johnnie Cochran

Having represented everyone from Michael Jackson to Tupac, Snoop Dogg to Diddy, Johnnie Cochran was one of the most successful celebrity attorney's in American history.  Best known for his role in the infamous O.J. Simpson Trial, the skilled lawyer gained a solid reputation as the best in the business.  Deemed the Thurgood Marshall of our era, the LA-based culture-shifter was also known for his fierce battles against police brutality and racial injustice, famously winning the freedom of ex-Panther Geronimo Pratt.  Despite his death in 2005, Johnnie Cochran is regarded as an icon whom not only quaked America's legal system, but made a significant impact on pop culture and the world-at-large.