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How Do I Get a Case Picked Up by SCOTUS?

So you’ve decided to take your appellate practice to the next level. Assuming you got the practice off the ground in the first place, […]

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  12 October 2017
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Guardianship Cases Tackle Lawyer-Hospital Relationships, Conflicts of Interest

It’s not hard to win a case when the opposing party doesn’t show up for court. That’s how April Parks was doing it in […]

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  11 October 2017
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Las Vegas Shooting Victims Offered Free Legal Aid

In the aftermath of the Las Vegas shooting, no lawyers emerged as heroes. It rarely happens when disasters strike anyway because most often attorneys […]

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  10 October 2017
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How to Politely Trash Opposing Counsel in a Pleading

Yes, you have a duty to be civil with the court, your clients, opposing counsels, and even opposing parties. That means refraining from ad […]

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  10 October 2017
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Why You Never Threaten Opposing Counsel

If you learn anything from street law, you learn never to threaten opposing counsel — especially in writing. It’s not just bad practice, it’s […]

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  10 October 2017
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How to Get Past Writer’s Block When Drafting a Motion

Writer’s block can hit anyone at anytime, and it can have consequences that range from annoying to downright devastating. For us lawyers, when we’re […]

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  9 October 2017
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How to Gain Credibility as an Inexperienced Lawyer

As a young lawyer, I found myself answering questions from a group of 100 or so judges and attorneys. The big question — other […]

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  9 October 2017
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Solos: Don’t Go Partnering With Non-Lawyers Quite Yet

When it comes to the question of non-lawyer ownership of law firms, there are often a few voices in the crowd that seem to […]

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  6 October 2017
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What’s a Primary Care Lawyer?

A primary care lawyer has nothing to do with health care, unless you consider ‘peace of mind’ a healthy thing. The primary care lawyer […]

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  5 October 2017
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Top 3 Tips for Pursuing a Novel Litigation Strategy

Being a litigator or trial attorney sometimes means going out on a limb with an untested or novel legal theory. Testing the waters of […]

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  4 October 2017
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