A Bit About Us and a Recent Divorce You May Have Heard About

A Bit About Us and a Recent Divorce You May Have Heard About

A quick update on the firm and a [belated] explanation as to why we never wrote about the Bezos’ divorce until this very second. That would be the Amazon Bezos, by the way. So, everything’s fine here, we’re just approaching that time of the year when...
The Talkers of America

The Talkers of America

Written with our great friends at Freed Marcroft LLC in Hartford, Connecticut. We’ve been thinking a lot about communications lately. Which is a good thing.  The only lawyers who don’t need to study communication are the ones who never talk with clients. There are...
Chapter 3 Court

Chapter 3 Court

So … before I go back to more cases, or how I grew up to become a family law attorney, I thought I’d do a quick segue to the elephant in every room when it comes to any law related writing: Court. Mention that you’re an attorney, particularly a family law attorney, to...
Bullies, Lawyers, and Bad Blood

Bullies, Lawyers, and Bad Blood

Today’s post was written with Jackie Bedard of  Carolina Family Estate Planning. There’s a best seller out about Elizabeth Holmes and Theranos. If this doesn’t ring a bell – Holmes was the twenty-something Steve Jobs dress-alike, Silicon Valley tech head who...
Thoughts About The Staircase

Thoughts About The Staircase

One of Netflix’s biggest hits this year is the true crime documentary The Staircase. A lot of you probably don’t need to see the series to remember the case, having – in many cases unwillingly, it was that pervasive – seen it covered every day on local TV here in...
Chapter One. A Case Study.

Chapter One. A Case Study.

Here’s the first chapter from my – yes it’s coming – book, My Journey Through Other Peoples Lives.  1.                 Mail Order The place to start is with the case that made me think – seriously – about walking away. Not just from family law...