Be a Problem Solver: The Evolution of Judicial Settlement

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The practice of law today is very different. It’s different for us lawyers, and also for our clients. Over the years we have seen big changes in how judicial settlement proceeds. Once upon a time, the framework that exists today to encourage settlement did not exist. In today’s world, clients expect their lawyers to be…

Jury Duty: Can I get out?

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I just recently finished a 2 week trial. This time the trial was judge alone. However, in the not too distant past I had a 3 week jury trial. Jury trials and judge alone trials are vastly different. In general, with some exceptions, any party to an action can elect to have a jury in […]