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.
Did you make it to LMA 2019? Read the Best Lawyers recap of this year's biggest takeaways.
Fine, Kaplan and Black
Roberta Liebenberg discusses her first-of-its-kind empirical study.
Patricia Brown Holmes
Volunteer organizations are the lifeblood of the legal profession. Their model ought to be embraced by all.
Deborah Epstein Henry
A Fresh Twist on Innovation
Attorneys recognized by Best Lawyers can now position themselves as reliable industry resources.
The president of Ackert Inc. offers his insights on business development to Best Lawyers following the 2019 Legal Marketing Association Annual Conference.
Patricia Brown Holmes had a celebrated career long before she began defending Jussie Smollett.
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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.
Lyle D. Larson
The untold story of “congestion charges.”
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.
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.
Bradley L. Ortman
Last month, the DHS implemented a new rule to systematize its efforts to monitor social media use of intending immigrants and travelers to the United States.
Hera S. Arsen
Alexandra A. Bodnar
The case will now return to the district court to implement the settlement and begin the payout to retired players. More than 100 former players opted out of the class settlement, reserving the right to sue the NFL on their own.
Timothy C. Kamin
The NLRB will now permit a single bargaining unit to include employees who are solely employed by an employer along with other employees who are jointly employed by that employer and a staffing provider, all without the consent of either employer.
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.”
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.
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.
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.
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.