Tag Archives: advice

Holiday Planning

The holidays are upon us and, as always, it has taken me by surprise. Christmas and New Year’s falls on the same date every year and every year I can’t believe that it is already Christmas and New Year’s. Tis ...

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The “Sick Conundrum”

I like to believe that I take pretty good care of myself.  I take a multi-vitamin every day, I eat healthy (most of the time), and I exercise whenever life affords me the time (which is like 17 days a ...

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The art of managing time- without a time turner

There aren’t enough hours in the day. I have constantly said that to myself, and have had it said to me.  I would think that with two blackberry phones, a Filofax, an online calendar, a secretary, and desk and wall ...

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E-mail Management

I’m a generally organized person. I keep binders, folders and redwells of all of my cases, projects, blog ideas, and even reading lists. I have one major deficiency, though. E-mail. It is my nemesis. Don’t get me wrong—I like e-mail’s ...

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Getting out of your comfort zone

My piece of advice for the day — get out of your comfort zone! For some folks, this means going to and participating actively in networking events.  That’s always been within my comfort zone.  What’s always been outside of my ...

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Trial Binders

When I was a brand-new associate, I was working with two other very experienced lawyers (Rob Jenner and Ben Glass) on a wrongful death case. We represented the family of a man who was driving home to Virginia from an Orioles game.

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