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To Establish Justice for All

Dec. 2, 2014
By Kari Santos

Author Earl Johnson Jr. details the history of federal legal services ...


Fair Deal for All Clients

Dec. 2, 2014
By Kari Santos

Lawyer Gerald F. Phillips takes on attorney billing ...



Uncertain Justice

Dec. 2, 2014

Authors Laurence Tribe and Joshua Matz delve into the U.S. Supreme Court under Chief Justice John Roberts ...


Bottoming Out at the Top

Dec. 2, 2014
By Kari Santos

One law firm partner's road to sobriety, with help along the way ...



New Urgency over Abductions

Dec. 2, 2014
By Kari Santos

A SCOTUS decision warns family law practitioners to act swiftly in international child abduction cases ...


Punctuate for Precision

Dec. 2, 2014
By Kari Santos

Strong, precise punctuation is essential to organized and clear legal writing. ...



Good Works: Pro Bono for Veterans

Nov. 2, 2014
By Kari Santos

The Veterans Legal Institute offers Southern California lawyers free training on veterans' legal issues. ...


Prop. 49 was pulled from this month's ballot, but proponents still hope for a statewide vote on the measure. ...



Public defenders in some counties help unrepresented immigration defendants. ...


Clinics Ease Bottlenecks

Nov. 2, 2014
By Kari Santos

One-day divorce pilot programs in four counties target case backlog by helping couples without lawyers get through court faste...



Barely Wet - But Managed

Nov. 2, 2014
By Kari Santos

The Sustainable Groundwater Management Act charts a new legal frontier. ...


To BnB - or Not?

Nov. 2, 2014
By Kari Santos

As San Francisco's Airbnb shakes up urban housing markets, cities move toward regulating short-term rentals. ...



Whose Groundwater Is It?

Nov. 2, 2014
By Kari Santos

Amid a record drought, a court decision on the public trust doctrine could have a far-reaching impact on farming, fishing, and...


John Rizzo

Nov. 2, 2014
By Riley Guerin

An interview with retired CIA attorney John Rizzo. ...



Five attorneys give practice-specific advice to attorneys. ...


E-Discovery Tools within Reach

Nov. 2, 2014
By Kari Santos

Litigators on a tight budget can now access electronic discovery tools for such tasks as filtering documents and culling dupli...



Legal historian Lea VanderVelde's groundbreaking book reveals the untold stories behind "freedom suits." ...


Fashioning a Law Practice

Nov. 2, 2014
By Kari Santos

An attorney blends her love of fashion with her love of advocacy. ...



Dancing with the Spies

Nov. 2, 2014
By Kari Santos

A conversation with with John Rizzo, longtime staff attorney retired from the Central Intelligence Agency. ...


Avoid Email Memo Pitfalls

Nov. 2, 2014
By Kari Santos

How to find the right style, substance, and structure in email memos. ...



Expedited Jury Trials

Nov. 2, 2014
By Kari Santos

When securing a courtroom proves difficult, consider one-day civil jury trials. ...



E-Discovery Software

Nov. 2, 2014
By Riley Guerin


Tools for Promoting Your Practice

Oct. 2, 2014
By Kari Santos



Good Works: In House Helps Out

Oct. 2, 2014
By Kari Santos

Hyundai Motor America's in-house legal team offers pro bono services to patients at Children's Hospital of Orange County. ...


CALIFORNIA 50 Firms in Detail

Oct. 2, 2014
By Kari Santos

California Lawyer's annual survey revealed important snapshots of firms operate in California. ...



Drug Tests and Damages

Oct. 2, 2014
By Kari Santos

Proposition 46, which would raise a four-decade-old cap on noneconomic medical malpractice damages, followed a rocky path to t...


Embedding with Entrepreneurs

Oct. 2, 2014
By Kari Santos

Sheppard Mullin embeds itself in Silicon Beach. ...



Interior Views

Oct. 2, 2014
By Kari Santos

An architecture writer takes a look at innovative office design at three law firms in Southern California. ...


Space Cowboys

Oct. 2, 2014
By Kari Santos

To break its reliance on foreign rocketry for shuttling cargo and astronauts to the International Space Station, NASA has open...