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Bassett luring trial: Defense lawyer questions officer who posed as 13-year ...
Bassett luring trial: Defense lawyer questions officer who posed as 13-year ...
Los Angeles Personal Injury Lawyers of BD&J Strengthen Ranks by Adding Senior ...
Los Angeles Personal Injury Lawyers of BD&J Strengthen Ranks by Adding Senior ...
Philadelphia Personal Injury Attorney Ezra Wohlgelernter Presents at ...
Philadelphia Personal Injury Attorney Ezra Wohlgelernter Presents at ...
3 Democrats vying for US Senate nomination
Paul Sadler, party activist Sean Hubbard and trial lawyer Jason Gibson all insist they have a fighting chance to replace Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison this November. Those who believe President Barack Obama will win re-election speculate he could carry ...
3 Democrats Vying For US Senate Nomination
Paul Sadler, party activist Sean Hubbard and trial lawyer Jason Gibson all insist they have a fighting chance to replace Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison this November. Those who believe President Barack Obama will win re-election speculate he could carry ...
Hire a Solo or Small Firm Lawyer for your Appeal
This article addresses the value of hiring a solo or small firm lawyer to handle your appeal. It is written from the perspective of a sole practitioner who concentrates, among other things, in appellate advocacy. HIRE A SOLO OR SMALL FIRM LAWYER FOR ...
Gibson plunges into politics in Senate run
By Joe Holley Houston plaintiff's lawyer Jason A. Gibson, a former college boxer who resembles a Texans linebacker, has gone toe-to-toe with a number of heavyweights during his relatively brief legal career, including McDonald's, Ford Motor Co., ...
Gupta, JPMorgan, Madoff, Stanford, Carnival in Court News
Blavatnik Opposes JPMorgan Delay Over Lawyer's Heart Surgery Billionaire Len Blavatnik, who is suing JPMorgan Chase & Co. over claims it lost 10 percent of the $1 billion it managed for him, refused to extend the fact-gathering period as requested by a ...
It's all academic
With three academics and only one lawyer on the panel, will the Legal Education and Training Review listen to the needs of private practice? Professional regulators and academics both love a meaty research project, and when the two combine forces, ...
The blurring lines of in-house counsel
There are others, like AGF Management Ltd.'s new senior vice president, general counsel, and corporate secretary Mark Adams who started out as a securities lawyer and loved that area of law, but wanted to broaden his activities to include more of what ...
Lawyer: Investigators ordered to speed up giving Tymoshenko details of new ...
Lawyer: Investigators ordered to speed up giving Tymoshenko details of new ...
Ruling tackles racism in legal profession
A new decision by the Law Society of Upper Canada that considered a black lawyer's disadvantage in his articling experiences could hold the key to a frank discussion on systemic discrimination in the profession, according to lawyers familiar with the ...
ABA TECHSHOW to Highlight Technologies Changing the Practice of Law
"More and more lawyers – from small firms and large – are questioning whether they are properly positioned to prosper in the quickly evolving legal marketplace," said lawyer and ABA TECHSHOW 2012 Chair, Reid Trautz. "ABA TECHSHOW helps lawyers learn, ...
Houston Lawyer John Kim Elected President of Local ABOTA Chapter
30, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Prominent Houston trial lawyer John Kim has been elected by fellow members of the American Board of Trial Advocates as the group's 2012 Houston chapter president. Mr. Kim, founder The Kim Law Firm in Houston, ...
Houston Lawyer John Kim Elected President of Local ABOTA Chapter
30, 2012 -- /PRNewswire/ -- Prominent Houston trial lawyer John Kim has been elected by fellow members of the American Board of Trial Advocates as the group's 2012 Houston chapter president. Mr. Kim, founder The Kim Law Firm in Houston, now leads the ...
Lawyer in complaint vs Emano says mayor ordered to reply to raps
“I can't confirm that (the suspension order has been released), but what I can say is that it's probably the order by the Palace for VYE to submit his answer within 15 days that my sources confirmed to me,” lawyer James Judith said in a text message ...
Lawyer on phone with SF double murder suspect during standoff
“"I advised him to turn himself in and to advise police officers that he would have a lawyer in this case." Clark showed up to the scene of the standoff and assisted Anaya into police custody. Anaya has a long history dating back to the mid 1980's of a ...
Krieger's lawyer: Recent action is a 'witch hunt'
BY DARREN DARONCO - SUN STAFF WRITER Describing the city council's actions as a “witch hunt,” a lawyer for Mayor Al Krieger recently sent a letter to city attorney Steven Moore asking why he failed to comment on any potential conflict of interest ...
Rutherford judge, lawyer may take battle from court to voting booth
Tim Discenza, chief disciplinary counsel for the Court of the Judiciary, said that the fact a lawyer plans to run against a judge in an election wouldn't automatically disqualify the judge from presiding over that lawyer's cases, particularly when the ...
Attorney-General's qualifications questioned
In the brief to the regulatory body, Lesslie Askin of Burnaby says Bond should not be acting as the province's chief lawyer when the BC Legal Profession Act prohibits non-lawyers from practising law. "Ms. Bond is manifestly unqualified, and therefore ...
Distinguished Former Federal Prosecutor Bruce E. Reinhart Joins the White ...
Distinguished Former Federal Prosecutor Bruce E. Reinhart Joins the White ...
Scandalous Divorce Lawyers Who Sleep With Their Clients
Rule 1.8(j) of the Model Rules of Professional Responsibility (the rules set by the American Bar Association for governing the conduct of attorneys) says that "A lawyer shall not have sexual relations with a client unless a consensual sexual ...
Las Vegas: Take a shot at getting married at the new Mob Museum
By Mary Forgione Los Angeles Times Daily Travel & Deal blogger The Mob Museum opening in Las Vegas on Feb. 14 has a message for wannabe brides and grooms: Be the first to set foot inside the museum -- and get married too. Seven couples will be selected ...
The Am Law 100, the Early Numbers: Kaye Scholer Sees Revenue, Profits Dip
Kaye Scholer saw gross revenue dip 3.4 percent last year to $420 million, while the firm's profits per equity partner slipped 6.4 percent to roughly $1.4 million and revenue per lawyer dropped 4 percent to $985000, according to The American Lawyer's ...
Maryland Defense Attorney Marc G. Snyder Will Represent Child Charged with ...
Maryland Defense Attorney Marc G. Snyder Will Represent Child Charged with ...
Legal research: Staying current on legal ethics issues
The State Bar of Wisconsin's website provides several timely publications to keep members informed in all areas of the law and the practice of law, including a legal ethics column in Wisconsin Lawyer ™ magazine. The WisBar.org homepage includes ...
Lawyer hits integrity of suspected accomplice in Bashara case
By Serena Maria Daniels and George Hunter Lawyer David Griem, arriving at the Bashara home on Tuesday, said the man police are questioning as a suspected accomplice in the killing of Jane Bashara has little credibility. (David Coates / The Detroit ...
Lawyer wanted by police for CBT willing to cooperate
KUALA LUMPUR: Lawyer Kamal Hisham Ja'afar who is being investigated over his alleged role in a RM660,000 CBT case is willing to cooperate with police. “If the police, in particular the IGP (Inspector-General of Police) and the Attorney-General, ...
New Jersey Legal Malpractice Lawyers Now Offer Helpful Information on the Web
New Jersey legal malpractice lawyer Bennett J. Wasserman Clients deserve honest and competent representation, and when their lawyers fail to provide those services, they need to be held accountable. To meet the growing demand for information about ...
Tennessee Republicans Carry Water for Soros and the Trial Lawyers
Despite that clear text, since 1971, judges of the Tennessee Supreme Court have been selected through a lawyer-dominated, commission-based method of appointment known as the “Missouri Plan,” which is the method favored by trial lawyers and George Soros ...