March 2012 Archives

What Gets Jason Braun Seeing Red

Jason Braun is a business litigator at Ajamie 4L3C2660 web1.jpgAjame in Houston who does not rise to anger quickly. His demeanor is preternaturally polite. But one thing does get him going: when people are defrauded. What he sees when they come to him for help is that they have taken a hit not only to their net worth, but their self-worth.

Jean Dubofsky: Advice to Young Lawyers

dubofsky.jpgJean Dubofsky knows supreme courts. She became the first female justice on the Colorado Supreme Court in 1979, and, as an appellate lawyer, was lead counsel for the plaintiffs in overturning the Amendment 2 case (Romer v. Evans) before the U.S. Supreme Court in 1996. In the latest issue of Colorado Super Lawyers & Rising Stars magazine, in a Q&A entitled "Lone Ranger," we talk with Ms. Dubofsky about her extensive career, the difficulty of being a judge, and how much longer she'll practice law.

In the Latest Issue of New Jersey Super Lawyers & Rising Stars Magazine

The latest issue of New Jersey Super Lawyers & Rising Stars magazine is now available online, as a digital magazine, and, of course, in print.

Jean Dubofsky on Public Policy Groups that Matter

dubofsky.jpgJean Dubofsky knows supreme courts. She became the first female justice on the Colorado Supreme Court in 1979, and, as an appellate lawyer, was lead counsel for the plaintiffs in overturning the Amendment 2 case (Romer v. Evans) before the U.S. Supreme Court in 1996. In the latest issue of Colorado Super Lawyers & Rising Stars magazine, in a Q&A entitled "Lone Ranger," we talk with Ms. Dubofsky about her extensive career, the difficulty of being a judge, and how much longer she'll practice law.

In the Latest Issue of Colorado Super Lawyers & Rising Stars Magazine...

COSL12.jpgThe latest issue of Colorado Super Lawyers & Rising Stars magazine is now available online, as a digital magazine, and, of course, in print.

Hezekiah Sistrunk, Jr: The Death of a Friend and the Birth of a Lawyer

What initially attracted Atlanta PI-plaintiff attorney Hezekiah Sistrunk, Jr. to the law? It wasn't "Perry Mason" or Atticus Finch. His uncle or father wasn't a lawyer. It wasn't because he had to be a doctor or a lawyer and he couldn't stand the sight of blood.

In the Latest Issue of Texas Rising Stars Magazine

TXRS12_SM_Cover.jpgThe latest issue of Texas Rising Stars magazine is now available online, as a digital magazine, and, of course, in print.

Toby Cole turns an adversary into a partner

In the next issue of Texas Rising Stars, which comes out in April, we tell the story of personal injury attorney Toby Cole, one of the partners at Midani Hinkle & Cole in Houston. He's a personal injury attorney with a personal injury perspective -- been in a wheelchair since high school after breaking his neck in a pool accident. He shares with us how his disability played a role in him eventually partnering with Mark Midani.

Richard Steen weighs the merits of ADR and trials

In the upcoming 2012 issue of New Jersey Super Lawyers & Rising Stars, ADR/construction lawyer Richard Steen tells why courtroom trials will always be important, but there's also a time and place for alternative dispute resolution.

In the Latest Issue of Georgia Super Lawyers & Rising Stars Magazine...

GASL12.jpgThe latest issue of Georgia Super Lawyers & Rising Stars magazine is now available online, as a digital magazine, and, of course, in print.

On the Cover: Jon Laramore

INSL12.jpgThis year's Indiana Super Lawyers (now available online, as a digital edition and in print) cover story features Jon Laramore of Faegre Baker Daniels in Indianapolis. The appellate attorney tells us how his 16 years of experience working in state goverment give him a leg up in private practice. An excerpt: