How to Find the Right Legal Mentor
Mentors are one of the most important keys to success at any point in your career. Hon. Timothy Vocke shares tips for lawyers looking to find the right mentor, and relates his own experience as a young trial attorney taken under the wing of an experienced opposing counsel.
Obstetrician Loses Daubert Challenge at State Supreme Court
An obstetrician found liable for negligence in the delivery of a child argued that the testimony of an expert who testified on the standard of medical care should have been excluded as unreliable. Recently, the state supreme court disagreed.
Anticipating the Trump Administration’s Impact on Immigration Law
Benjamin Kurten discusses possible impacts from the Trump administration on immigration law in the near future. “While it remains to be seen what changes the Trump administration will ultimately accomplish, one thing is clear – change is coming and everyone should prepare,” Kurten writes.
New Year’s Resolutions: 4 Steps to Make Them Stick in 2017
The New Year is a new chance to make improvements. But how can you make your resolution stick? Learn some tips in this article from professional lawyer-coach Michael Moore. In addition, read the 2017 resolutions of several Wisconsin lawyers.
Email 101: Taking Control of Your Inbox
Treat your inbox like an emergency room: If you don't prioritize those needing immediate attention, “someone is going to die.” Productivity expert Michael Linenberger shares simple rules to help get your email under control.
Your Second Chair: Criminal Defense Manual Keeps You on Task
The best thing about the Wisconsin Criminal Defense Manual is not only its start-to-finish checklists – from the initial appearance to sentencing – but also that it explains, in detail, how to check off the items on those lists. And with the latest supplement, you can trust that the law is up to date and relevant.