Category Archives: Advocacy

WE FORGIVE MISTAKES BUT PUNISH SINFUL CONDUCT

That’s human nature. It’s Biblical. We forgive mistakes but punish sin. It’s built into our nature. I’ve written about this subject  several times, but, the Seattle Times had an article about  a $500,000 verdict which is $100,00 more than the plaintiff asked … Continue reading

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“In the spring of 1971, I met a girl” LESSONS OF GREAT STORY TELLING

Last night, at the Democratic national convention, former president Bill Clinton gave a talk about his wife Hillary. He did not begin by saying: “My wife would make a great president” or “Hillary Clinton has the experience to solve America’s … Continue reading

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LESSONS FROM ONE OF AMERICA’S GREATEST TRIAL LAWYERS – EARL ROGERS

Earl Rogers was a famous attorney who died in 1922. He defended 77 murder cases and lost only three.  He was one of the greatest trial lawyers in American history. The long running  TV series, Perry Mason, was based upon … Continue reading

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