5 Ways to Improve Work-Life Balance Using Mindfulness and Meditation

5 Ways to Improve Work-Life Balance Using Mindfulness and Meditation Work plays a vital role in our lives. As adults, we tend to spend the majority of our time at our jobs. And not just time, but our precious minds pace too. Some of [...]

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Flag on the Play: Courtroom Attire, Why What You Wear Matters

Flag on the Play: Courtroom Attire, Why What You Wear Matters Most lawyers who spend time in the courtroom know that appearances matter.  But what many lawyers don’t consider is that your appearance can make the difference between winning and losing.  As lawyers, we [...]

By | 2020-01-15T10:58:03-08:00 January 14th, 2020|Member Articles|0 Comments

How to guide: enforcing your support order!

How to guide: enforcing your support order! It’s not often that my firm, who generally services high income and high net worth clientele, has to obtain income withholding orders to collect spousal and child support.  However, recently I had a case that required [...]

By | 2020-01-15T10:49:46-08:00 January 14th, 2020|Member Articles|0 Comments

International Committee Makes Fresh Pasta for the Holidays!

What a great night and an amazing cooking class at La Scuola of Eataly LA with my wonderful International Committee of the Beverly Hills Bar Association So fun and super team building! Fresh pasta for the Holidays! Italian style ! Yes we can make it! Thanks to Giorgio Guerra for your effort [...]

By | 2019-12-15T22:21:15-08:00 December 15th, 2019|Member Articles, Networking|Comments Off on International Committee Makes Fresh Pasta for the Holidays!

The Top 3 Things Lawyers Do Wrong on LinkedIn

By Lana Manganiello, Business Development Coach and Consultant with Equinox Strategy Partners With all the headlines, notifications, news, noise and ads precisely tailored to grab and keep your attention, you might be looking to cut down on your social media consumption where you can. But unless you are a lawyer heading into retirement, you need [...]

By | 2019-10-03T14:29:15-08:00 October 3rd, 2019|Member Articles|Comments Off on The Top 3 Things Lawyers Do Wrong on LinkedIn

Weapons of Mass Destruction

By: Ilene Fletcher - Family Visitation Services Weapons of mass destruction are not just military arms.  They can be Court orders issued after allegations of domestic violence, sexual abuse, neglect, addiction, or mental health issues are made in Family Court.  The Court subsequently issues temporary orders that usually preclude the accused parent from having physical [...]

By | 2019-10-02T10:34:35-08:00 October 2nd, 2019|Member Articles|Comments Off on Weapons of Mass Destruction

Tough Cases: Judges Tell the Stories of Some of the Hardest Decisions They’ve Ever Made

By  Russell Canan, Gregory Mize, and Frederick Weisberg. (The New Press, 2018) Written by Feris M. Greenberger, Esq. What makes a judge tick? As its Introduction promises, this offbeat anthology gives readers a rare look into some of the “times in a judicial career when a judge has to wrestle with a problem so complex, [...]

By | 2019-10-02T10:30:17-08:00 October 1st, 2019|Member Articles|Comments Off on Tough Cases: Judges Tell the Stories of Some of the Hardest Decisions They’ve Ever Made

The 10 Worst Mistakes People Make When They’re Being Deposed – Part 3 of 3

By Carole Lieberman, M.D., M.P.H., Forensic Psychiatrist/Expert Witness Part 3 of a 3 Part Series As a Forensic Psychiatrist/Expert Witness for over 20 years, I have had the opportunity to review countless deposition transcripts and videos. Whether retained by the plaintiff or defense, I have not ceased to be amazed at the incredible, costly and sometimes [...]

By | 2019-09-03T14:18:41-08:00 September 20th, 2019|Member Articles|Comments Off on The 10 Worst Mistakes People Make When They’re Being Deposed – Part 3 of 3

The 10 Worst Mistakes People Make When They’re Being Deposed – Part 2 of 3

By Carole Lieberman, M.D., M.P.H., Forensic Psychiatrist/Expert Witness Part 2 of a 3 Part Series As a Forensic Psychiatrist/Expert Witness for over 20 years, I have had the opportunity to review countless deposition transcripts and videos. Whether retained by the plaintiff or defense, I have not ceased to be amazed at the incredible, costly and sometimes [...]

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The Evolution of Dissolution

Navigating child custody, support and division of assets are things I know well. Over the years countless friends and clients have said to me, “If I only knew then what I know now…” long after their divorce was final, and they have gone on to relate how the wisdom of their experience could have saved [...]

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