Monthly Archives: December 2014

Representing People, Not Just Handling Cases: Why I Get to Know My Clients

In To Kill a Mockingbird, Atticus Finch tells Scout: “You never really understand a person until you consider things from their point of view… until you climb inside it and walk around in it.”   I think about those words when I take on a new client. Understanding the person, not just their case, is […]

Slips and Falls: Funny on Film, Serious in Real Life

Over the years, plenty of actors and performers have made us laugh with exaggerated trips and falls designed for comedic effect. Now, there are also tons of supposedly funny clips on YouTube of people slipping and falling on icy sidewalks and pavement. In reality, however, many trips and fall or slips and falls are anything […]