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Archives for October 2011
  • Jennifer Lunsford
    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…
    Jennifer Lunsford 1 view 1 comment Most recent by samglover General Discussion
  • samglover
    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…
    samglover 102 views 10 comments Most recent by msari General Discussion
  • Cailin M. Gudio
    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 …
    Cailin M. Gudio 1 view 3 comments Most recent by Cailin M. Gudio General Discussion
  • Mary Ryan
    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…
    Mary Ryan 1 view 1 comment Most recent by samglover General Discussion
  • Terry McCowan
    Inroduction - Terry McCowan
    Hi,   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…
    Terry McCowan 1 view 1 comment Most recent by samglover General Discussion
  • Nathan Jones
    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…
    Nathan Jones 1 view 1 comment Most recent by samglover General Discussion
  • Chris Hill
    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…
    Chris Hill 1 view 1 comment Most recent by samglover General Discussion
  • Derrick Stewart
    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 …
    Derrick Stewart 1 view 1 comment Most recent by samglover General Discussion
  • Grieta Gilchrist
    Hello
    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…
    Grieta Gilchrist 1 view 0 comments Started by Grieta Gilchrist General Discussion
  • Jim Malone
    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…
    Jim Malone 2 views 1 comment Most recent by samglover General Discussion
  • Dennis Luettich
    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…
    Dennis Luettich 1 view 1 comment Most recent by gregoryluce General Discussion
  • Robert Louque
    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.
    Robert Louque 1 view 1 comment Most recent by samglover General Discussion
  • Nicole Parker
    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…
    Nicole Parker 1 view 1 comment Most recent by gregoryluce General Discussion
  • samglover
    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.
    samglover 2 views 6 comments Most recent by Daniel Holt General Discussion
  • Steve Stevenson
    Greetings from Steve Stevenson
    Hello,    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…
    Steve Stevenson 2 views 1 comment Most recent by samglover General Discussion
  • Matthew Welch
    Introduction - Matt from Kentucky
    Hello Everyone,   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…
    Matthew Welch 1 view 1 comment Most recent by samglover General Discussion
  • Ryan Feinberg
    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!
    Ryan Feinberg 4 views 1 comment Most recent by samglover General Discussion
  • Sheila Costin
    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…
    Sheila Costin 1 view 1 comment Most recent by samglover General Discussion
  • Joel Albert
    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…
    Joel Albert 2 views 1 comment Most recent by samglover General Discussion
  • Sonia Rios
    Hi I'm Sonia Fonticiella Rios
    I'm new to South Arkansas and will probably be opening up a practice in this tiny town or El Dorado, AR. 
    Sonia Rios 2 views 3 comments Most recent by Sonia Rios General Discussion

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