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Archives for October 2011
Jen Lunsford- Intro
Despite taking full of advantage of this forum, I've somehow never gotten around to introducing myself, so here goes! My name is Jen Lunsford. I just opened my solo practice in Rochester, NY after years of being disappointed by law firms. While I…
Discovery: phases or all at once?
In the litigation I handle (consumer rights), I gradually came to the conclusion that it's better to do discovery in two parts. The first set of discovery should be broad, fairly generic requests that can be easily re-used from case to case. As a re…
Hi Everyone! I'm Cailin Gudio
Hi All: I am a new attorney, just admitted in Minnesota this past May. Five months later, I am still on a high after being admitted. I don't care what the economy does! Anyway, I found Lawyerist shortly after taking the bar exam - when I finally …
Mary Ryan - Intro
Hello All: I have been practicing law for a long time. My practice is limited to immigration law. Immigration law has, for many years, been an area where pretty advanced use of technology has been the norm, rather than the exception. For the la…
Inroduction - Terry McCowan
I am writing from Sydney Australia and have been a regular reader of the Lawyerist website but have only just joined .
After a lengthy legal career and a period away from the profession undertaking post graduate studies I have resumed pract…
Introduction- Nathan Jones
I just wanted to take a few minutes to introduce myself to the forum. My name is Nathan Jones and I'm an attorney with Barchet Law Office in Columbia, Missouri. I am a newly minted lawyer having passed the Missouri Bar Exam in July. I worked at B…
Hi From Glen Allen, VA
I'm a long time Lawyerist reader and a solo construction attorney in Glen Allen, VA (Richmond Area). I've been a long time Lawyerist reader and am thrilled to have the opportunity to join the lab.
I blog on construction law topics at my Constru…
Hello from Manitoba
My name is Derrick and I was recently called to the Manitoba Bar. I practice in a firm of 6 lawyers and work mostly in Corporate/Commercial, Real Estate and Oil & Gas. I am also testing the waters in Civil Litigation. I have a strong interest in …
Hi - I am Grieta Gilchrist, a solo practitioner from Albuquerque, NM. I started my solo practice in late 2008, but had some detours and am basically starting my law firm from scratch (at least it feels that way). I have had a general practice, wit…
Introduction- Jim Malone
Hi, I am based in the Philadelphia area, and I practice in three basic areas:
First, I handle tax controversies and litigation, representing people with tax troubles that I endeavor to resolve;
Second, I handle appellate litigation. I have major c…
Introduction - Dennis Luettich
I am a real estate and business attorney with nearly a decade of experience representing both buyers and seller in numerous commercial and residential transactions.
I've made the decision to open my solo practice here in Jacksonville, FL and h…
Introduction - Robert Louque
My name is Robert Louque and I have been a solo for eight years now. My office is located in New Orleans, Louisiana and I practice primarily in the areas of criminal defense, bankruptcy, and consumer law.
Hi! I'm Nicole Parker
Hi everyone! I'm Nicole Parker. About 6 months ago I started my own practice in Columbus, Indiana. I'm hoping to get some advice on being basically out of law school and practicing, as well as meeting others that are in the same place of trying t…
Problem updating your password
Several people have let me know that they've had trouble updating their passwords. It's a problem on our end, and I'm working on it.
For now, please just use the password we sent you. We'll update this thread when we've solved the problem.
Greetings from Steve Stevenson
I am Steve Stevenson, former loan shark, used car dealer, and slum lord, now attorney. Many say I can only go lower in life if I entered politics.
I have a new solo practice concentrating on what I know best: Consumer protection, landl…
Introduction - Matt from Kentucky
My name is Matt, I am a newly minted member of the KY Bar. I am in the process of setting up my solo practice and have found great information here. This really is a fantastic resource. I only wish I had discovered it months ag…
Hi, I'm Ryan Feinberg
Hi, I'm Ryan Feinberg, a 1L at Charlotte School of Law. I find the Lawyerist website to be a wealth of information and have gained some valuable insight thus far. I look forward to perusing this forum and learning from all of you!
Hello, I am Sheila Costin, from Northern Virginia
Hello, I am Sheila Costin. My partner, Kathleen Holmes, and I started our firm just over a year ago. We work with small businesses to keep them out of court and on track to succeeding with their business plans.
I look forward to sharing experien…
Introducing Joel Albert
I am a solo practitioner in Philadelphia (licensed in Pennsylvania and New Jersey). I have a somewhat general practice that includes commercial transactions (real estate, business, etc.), plaintiff and defense personal injury work, real estate, ins…