Kenneth Freeling, of counsel at Covington & Burling and former Dewey & LeBoeuf litigation partner, died in a fall from his ninth-floor New York apartment Thursday, according to reports.
A badly burned body found on the floor of a Chicago parking garage early Tuesday has been identified as Louis S. Cohen, of counsel with Foley & Lardner LLP, reports The Chicago Tribune.
Prominent Dallas lawyer Brian Loncar, known for his TV identity “The Strong Arm,” died last month due to an accidental cocaine overdose, officials said Thursday, according to a Dallas Morning News report.
Getting clear assent in real time, however, isn’t always enough. You also may need to prove at a later date that consent occurred, writes Mark Sableman for Thompson & Coburn.
The Best Lawyers in America has named 13 attorneys from Beaumont, Texas-based Provost Umphrey Law Firm, L.L.P., among the country’s best, including firm partner D’Juana Parks, who was named the city’s top lawyer for plaintiffs’ personal injury cases.
August 26, 1 p.m. EDT
Seyfarth Shaw attorneys will focus on trade secret and client relationship considerations in the banking and finance industry in a webinar.
Avvo has posted a free on-demand webinar discussing the primary ethics issues that may arise when selling or delivering legal services online.