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.
Benjamin Slater III
What are the keys to success in the courtroom?
Fine, Kaplan and Black
Roberta Liebenberg discusses her first-of-its-kind empirical study.
Charles B. McFarland
You must know the best questions to ask an attorney you are considering for your condemnation case.
Did you make it to LMA 2019? Read the Best Lawyers recap of this year's biggest takeaways.
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.
Nicholas K. Kile
As utilities have undertaken the task of replacing the mains, which the utility owns and to which the customer service line connects, an increased risk from lead in that customer line is exposed.
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.
Attorneys recognized by Best Lawyers can now position themselves as reliable industry resources.
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.
Michelle V. Rafter
Judge Shira A. Scheindlin means it when she says social media is “totally disrupting the court system.”
Krista K. McIntyre
Success in any legal space requires total commitment to your clients. Here’s a meaningful mnemonic to help you get it done.
Students for Fair Admissions is challenging Harvard's policy of holistic admissions—and might change the future of affirmative action.
Things to look for and things to avoid when choosing a medical expert for trial.
Morrison & Foerster
Jury trial won for the University of California Davis in—yes—a strawberry patent infringement case.
Mike Androvett & Mark Annick
Planning your strategy in advance, and having a team ready to handle a disaster, can help you tackle a problem before it starts.
Control the narrative and bring attention to your work and expertise with these publishing tips.
Patricia Brown Holmes
Volunteer organizations are the lifeblood of the legal profession. Their model ought to be embraced by all.
Invited to vote? Learn how to submit your ballot and why your vote counts.
Deborah Epstein Henry
A Fresh Twist on Innovation
Robert B. Legault discusses his firm's 2019 "Law Firm of the Year" award for Advertising Law in Canada with Best Lawyers CEO Phillip Greer.
Berry Appleman & Leiden
BAL's commitment to equality in the workplace.
Start by identifying your target audience. Then, tailor your message to fit.
Real work-life balance and sophisiticated practice at a women-owned law firm.
Talking to the press doesn't have to hurt you. Follow these tips to get the most for your client.
Locke Lord is expanding its London office; Bodman attorney elected to The Federalist Society; Comings and goings at Schiff Hardin.
Founding partner in Taylor English Duma sees success with remote lawyer program.
Sarah E. Coyne
The privacy and security regulations under HIPAA have evolved into a long and winding regulatory road with more hurdles to come, as some of the rules are not yet promulgated.