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?
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.
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.
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.
David B. Kempston
We actively participate with the client. As counselors, we shape, mold, and contour the case—but we don’t create facts.
Founding partner in Taylor English Duma sees success with remote lawyer program.
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.
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.
What are legal rankings, and how can you get your name in the top spot?
Stann W. Givens
If you are currently going through a high net worth divorce, you need to take care to not let your emotions get the best of you and push you to make a potentially terrible decision that seriously affects your future.
Kathleen Ann Hogan
The jury is out.
Patricia Brown Holmes had a celebrated career long before she began defending Jussie Smollett.
This week, hirings at King & Spalding, and a profile of civil rights attorney Debra Katz.
In today’s changing legal landscape, businesses and private individuals are demanding greater service delivered in a more transparent way.
Cyrus D. Mehta & Partners
Arguedas, Cassman, Headley & Goldman
Cris Arguedas on defending the accused.
Attorneys recognized by Best Lawyers can now position themselves as reliable industry resources.
Hank Matri co-chairs the corporate department at Cole Schotz that he founded nearly three decades ago.
When police deny detainees the right to counsel, taxpayers cover costs.