New Practice Information
of Contaminated Property Actions: Formulating Your Trial Strategy
The eminent domain practitioner should consider all of the authority
in this emerging area, but also incorporate methodology used in
any trial involving contaminated property. For the beginning steps
a general litigation plan should include, read
Excerpted from Current Condemnation Law: Takings, Compensation,
and Benefits, Second Edition.
was completely unfair, but I didn't know what to do about it"
What made best-selling author James Grippando want to become a lawyer?
Excerpted from Leapholes.
When you are preparing a witness to testify, there are certain things
you can and can't encourage the witness to do. Read
Excerpted from Preparing Witnesses: A Practical Guide for Lawyers
and Their Clients, Second Edition.
Ways Client Loyalty Improves Your Bottom Line
Clients are satisfied only when value – as defined by the
client – meets or exceeds expectations. So, how do you create
and deliver value to the client? Read
Excerpted from The Lawyer’s Guide to Marketing Your Practice,
Some Cases, You Should Just Say "No"
Abraham Lincoln reputedly advised a new lawyer on passing the bar,
“Young man, it’s more important to know what cases not
to take than it is to know the law.” When should you turn
a case down? Read
Excerpted from How to Start and Build a Law Practice, Fifth
Women of Color into the Firm
What specific steps can a firm take to integrate woman attorneys
of color into the firm's culture and management? Read
Excerpted from Visible Invisibility: Women of Color in Law Firms.
Power of the Lawyer-Client Relationship
A key piece of informal discovery is getting to know your clients.
Excerpted from The Trial Lawyer: What It Takes To Win.
a Joint Venture
When forming a joint venture with another company, how does one
know what kind of entity to form, and what issues will affect the
negotiating process? Read
Excerpted from Model Joint Venture Agreement with Commentary.