Advice on becoming a better writer? L&E 4th yr. Still feel “paralyzed” when assigned a task that involves “new” writing (not just reworking brief already in the can). Want to improve speed & quality
Litigation & Arbitration
Any tips for how to make sure your current matters will continue to be appropriately staffed after you leave during that time between accepting a new job and giving notice to your current firm?
Poll: Do you think it is essential to think about the other sides perspective (genuinely) in order to be a good attorney or is that impossible, or harmful to your client(s)’ interests?
Anyone do appellate work? Recently had co-counsel order the record on appeal & didn’t shop around for the price - I was slightly horrified (i recognize it’s not my $) - do you shop for a better price?
Mediation - any tips on how to speed up mediations to get each side to its highest offer / bottom line number?
I love that feeling when you write a client memo on liability and suddenly all the case law is in your favour