16 questions for: James J. Leonard Jr.

James J. Leonard Jr., Esq. is the 'New Voice' of Atlantic City.

James J. Leonard Jr., Esq. is the 'New Voice' of Atlantic City. James J. Leonard Jr., Esq. is an Atlantic City based criminal defense attorney and the owner / publisher of The Boardwalk Journal magazine. Boardwalk Esquire will cover all everything from dining, to shopping, entertainment, and legal matters in Atlantic City.

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Most people describe you as: Someone who doesn’t take no for an answer. 

People would be surprised to know that: I have appeared on several episodes of The Real Housewives of New Jersey 

What is your drink of choice? Diet Pepsi with lemon. 

Where is your happy place? In my pool, on a raft, smoking a cigar, drinking an Arnold Palmer iced tea and watching my children play. 

What is your biggest regret? My inability to separate myself from my Blackberry (yes I still use a Blackberry, the Bold Q10). 

If you could change one thing about yourself, what would it be? My inability to be content.  

What do you consider your greatest achievement? Convincing my beautiful wife to marry me, and everything about our children. 

Which trait do you most value in another person? Loyalty. 

If you could interview anyone, past or present, who would it be? Francis Albert Sinatra. 

Favorite Movie? Godfather II. 

What TV show is currently your DVR/On Demand obsession? House of Cards, Homeland, and Eastbound & Down. 

What is your guilty pleasure? Howard Stern on Sirius / XM satellite radio.   

The worst thing anyone said or did to you is: Underestimate me. 

I believe in: Working harder than the guy next to me.

If you could travel back in time, where would you go? Yesterday and play the Powerball with the winning numbers from today. 

What is your motto or inspiration? Fortune favors the bold.