Supreme Court Initiates Sanctions Against Lawyer Who Let His Client Tell Him How To State The Argument In A Petition
No. 1,123 In the Matter of Discipline of Howard Neil Shipley, No. 14D2827. Live long enough and you can see everything. Every lawyer has had clients who want to micromanage the case. Its a serious handicap. But most of the time, it just makes the task harder. But not always. In a rare move, the […]
No. 1,004 Yes, Virginia, the You Tube production below is a real lawyer advertisement. And, of course, the embarrassment is all ours, Pittsburgh lawyers! Those are the front steps of our venerable 114 year-old Allegheny County Court House where Dan plies his trade in the Criminal Division of our venerable Common Pleas Court. This video, […]
When David slew Goliath, Malcolm Gladwell teaches, it wasn’t a fluke. David knew exactly what he was doing and he said as much. As a shepherd (the lowliest occupation) he had killed the wolf. He had used the same technique he would use to fell Goliath — a single blow from a stone propelled from a sling at high speed with deadly accuracy.