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Leadership adds value to every case.

We state the obvious to say the Advocate’s job is to contest every issue for the benefit of their clients. It is not obvious to employ initiative and creativity. Creative effort can provide added value from the startup to the payoff. In the initial stages of any litigation, the parties are often unsure about the […]


Declaring a ceasefire can lead to victory.

Most of the mediations I have conducted, ‘cried out for settlement.’ Usually, the parties reached agreement. For those that didn’t settle, the non-money issues usually prevailed. In most that went to trial, the verdict was rendered in money, not “certificates of justice.” Few litigants have enough resources to pursue justice through litigation. After decades of […]