Its author lays claims to being the first legal blog in Maine, and its name lays down a challenge to the clever catchiness previously staked out by Ernie the Attorney. What I’m talking about is Al Nye The Lawyer Guy, a new blog from Portland, Maine, lawyer Alan R. Nye. Those of us who sometimes read material other than blogs should find Nye particularly interesting, because he devotes many of his postings to book reviews, covering books of general interest as well as books for lawyers.