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Rub elbows with top trial attorneys and learn their secrets for building powerful and profitable firms. Share ideas and learn new ways to improve your skills in the courtroom and better ways to manage and market your firm. NETWORK WITH … Continue reading

Chicago Judge Upholds $52 Million Cerebral Palsy Jury Verdict

Attorney Geoffrey Fieger

Cook County Judge John P. Kirby denied defense motions for a new trial, thus upholding a $52 million award returned by a jury to a now 12-year old boy who was born with cerebral palsy and brain damage caused by … Continue reading

Sunday PILMMA Bonus Day at NTL Summit

Attorney Ken Hardison, founder of PILMMA (Personal Injury Lawyers Marketing and Management Association)

If you’ve ever wondered why some firms seem to rise about the rest, it’s not always because they have the best lawyers. It’s often because they know the best ways to market their business and get clients in the door. … Continue reading

Watch the Falcons vs. New England in Super Bowl LI at NTL Party in Miami

Join your friends and colleagues at the NTL Summit in Miami to see Super Bowl LI, as the New England Patriots face the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday, Feb. 5 in Houston’s NRG Stadium. Both teams won their respective conference championships … Continue reading

Houston Attorney Benny Agosto, Jr. Named Top Latino Lawyer In U.S.

Houston Attorney Benny Agosto, Jr. Named To Nation’s Top One Percent List By The NADC

Attorney Benny Agosto, Jr., a partner at the Houston law firm of Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Sorrels, Agosto & Aziz, has been recognized as one of the Top Latino Lawyers in the U.S. for 2016 by Latino Leaders Magazine. Mr. Agosto was … Continue reading

Plaintiff Couldn’t See Truck Turning; Crash Case Settles for $675,000

Attorney Anthony J. Baratta of Baratta, Russell & Baratta in Huntingdon Valley, PA

A Pennsylvania man who suffered a permanent traumatic brain injury when his SUV collided with a tractor-tanker truck obtained a $675,000 settlement from the trucking company. The injury was worsened by a skull fracture the plaintiff suffered two years earlier, and … Continue reading

The Nine Reasons Investors Underperform Without Professional Management

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By David B. Mandell, JD, MBA and Robert G. Peelman, CFP ® There are multiple layers to the question: do I really need an investment advisor? Although there are no easy answers for everyone and every situation, data shows that the … Continue reading

IKEA Settles Fatal Furniture Tip-Over Cases for $50 Million

Ikea agreed to settle three wrongful death claims for $50 million, in which three toddlers were killed by IKEA furniture tip-overs.  The Swedish company finally recalled 29 million unsafe chests and dressers June 28, 2016. The firm of Feldman Shepherd Wohlgelernter Tanner Weinstock … Continue reading

9 Things You’re In The Dark About Marketing Your Law Firm

Harlan Schillinger

By Harlan Schillinger Some things you’re better off being in the dark about. Effective legal marketing strategy is not one of them. Ignorance is never bliss if your law practice cares about business relationships, reputation and rewards. Unfortunately lawyers—yes, you—are … Continue reading

Reputation Management For Lawyers: Stop Losing Clients

By Dan Jaffe, Esq. Liability was clear. Damages were huge. The defendant’s pockets were deep. It was a direct referral. The referring attorney spoke highly of you. But your competitor got the case, even though the client was not referred … Continue reading