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.
Components of a Brain Injury: Apportionment, Double Counting and Allen
Things to look for and things to avoid when choosing a medical expert for trial.
There are reasons to hire an expert with 30-plus years of experience, but don't underestimate the skills of a first timer.
With all the advances in medical knowledge and experience, why are there so many medical errors and what can be done to reduce them?
More lawsuits mean more opportunities for expert witnesses in all industries and specialties.
Students for Fair Admissions is challenging Harvard's policy of holistic admissions—and might change the future of affirmative action.
Morrison & Foerster
Jury trial won for the University of California Davis in—yes—a strawberry patent infringement case.
Increased government stewardship and a stronger user orientation are two of the key elements shaping this process.
Did you make it to LMA 2019? Read the Best Lawyers recap of this year's biggest takeaways.
Stann W. Givens
An overview of the different age groups and costs involved in medical bills from car accident injuries.
Sharon P. Stiller, Rachel Demarest Gold, & Stephanie Nott
How empire state businesses are preparing to implement the country's most progressive paid-leave program.
Comprehensive screenings and instituting a "dose ceiling" are two ways to tackle care for at-risk patients.
Kenneth R. Berman
How better preparation strategies produce more potent testimony
John F. Hill
Tips for a jury trial preparation
Sean M. Cleary
Cases brought against the manufacturer of goods, following an injury caused by an inherent defect within the good, are not based on a theory of negligence, but on a theory of products liability.
Victorian courts have long been reluctant to disrupt the status quo when it comes to appointing expert referees in proceedings. But a recent decision by a Supreme Court of Victoria judge in Construction Engineering could signal a shift in the court’s attitude to appointing expert referees in complex or technical cases.
Benjamin Slater III
What are the keys to success in the courtroom?
Charles B. McFarland
You must know the best questions to ask an attorney you are considering for your condemnation case.
The president of Ackert Inc. offers his insights on business development to Best Lawyers following the 2019 Legal Marketing Association Annual Conference.
Nonnie L. Shivers
Top employment cases of 2017 with a look at 2018.
A law firm that cannot meet deadlines, stay within page limits, and answer all parts of a question in an RFP is providing important information regarding the firm’s ability to meet client requirements.
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.
For success in any trial, jury selection and case framing are key.
A roundup of hirings, awards, and industry news relevant to our listed lawyers.
Sarah E. Coyne
Jeff S. Korek
The dramatic difference between these two states in obtaining the opinion of a qualified medical expert has made it much more difficult for those injured in the state of New Jersey by medical negligence.
Robert M. Marino
While they sound similar, misdiagnosis and missed diagnosis mean very different things in a medical malpractice case.
When cancer is discovered late or misdiagnosed and, by extension mistreated, you might wonder whether malpractice or medical negligence was at play.