Thought leaders from around the world contribute their perspectives on landmark cases, new legislation, and legal perspectives on new technologies, business practices, and civil procedure.
Dan Cogdell on moving his renowned criminal defense practice to Jones Walker LLP.
Dallas trial attorneys Michael Lyons and Christopher Simmons find motivation in the pursuit of justice.
Trial legend Frank Branson finds success mixing technology and new skills with vast courtroom experience.
Deborah S. Chang
How best to rectify the substantial gender imbalance in the legal profession—and the courtroom? Harness the legend of a butt-kicking Greek goddess and the collective power of six talented trial lawyers.
A trial consultant gives advice on how to prepare your witness for depositions and trials.
The #MeToo movement has brought unprecedented attention to the problem of sexual assault and abuse. Litigating civil cases along these lines can be tricky, though. Here’s an overview.
Led by a father-and-son team of Family Law lawyers and trial advocates, with the support and assistance of family members, Blevans & Blevans, LLP continues its tradition of excellence serving the Northern California Bay Area in 2020 and beyond.
Robert A. Clifford and Bradley M. Cosgrove
Jury Research in High Profile Cases
John F. Hill
Tips for a jury trial preparation
Kenneth R. Berman
How better preparation strategies produce more potent testimony
There are reasons to hire an expert with 30-plus years of experience, but don't underestimate the skills of a first timer.
More lawsuits mean more opportunities for expert witnesses in all industries and specialties.
The jury is out.
Students for Fair Admissions is challenging Harvard's policy of holistic admissions—and might change the future of affirmative action.
For success in any trial, jury selection and case framing are key.
Things to look for and things to avoid when choosing a medical expert for trial.
Campbell D. Barrett and Judge Lynda B. Munro
Every trial has the potential for an appeal. The likelihood of an appeal is enhanced when the judge has picked a clear winner and loser after a family bench trial.
Benjamin Slater III
What are the keys to success in the courtroom?
Lynn Kappelman and Dawn Solowey
While the trial team’s deep knowledge of the trial record is an important resource, if that team does not also have appellate experience, consider an appellate specialist to lead the next phase of the case.
Morrison & Foerster
Jury trial won for the University of California Davis in—yes—a strawberry patent infringement case.
Michelle V. Rafter
Judge Shira A. Scheindlin means it when she says social media is “totally disrupting the court system.”
In these post-conviction cases, we look for Constitutional violations that deprived the defendant of a fair trial and undermined confidence in the outcome.
Briol & Benson
While Scott Benson and Mark Briol are different from one another, they’ve used their passions to help form a trial firm full of extraordinary attorneys.
On April 19, 2017, after a two-week trial, a federal jury unanimously acquitted Revolutions Medical Corporation (RMCP) CEO Rondald Wheet on all three counts of securities fraud and false filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
Charles B. McFarland
You must know the best questions to ask an attorney you are considering for your condemnation case.
Roberta D. Liebenberg
Roberta Liebenberg discusses her first-of-its-kind empirical study.
Susan K. Bozorgi
Cris Arguedas on defending the accused.