Expert Opinion


Norm Pattis: Grisham Misses Mark in Portrayal of 'Working-Stiff Lawyer'

By Norm Pattis |

I imagine John Grisham, the best-selling author of plot-driven legal thrillers, channel surfing late one night on his 100-plus-acre farm in Oxford, Mississippi, and settling on an episode of "Better Call Saul."


Norm Pattis: Jury Selection Strategies Are Far From Color Blind

If the recently argued case of Foster v. Chatman teaches anything, it is that there probably is no fail-safe way to police the conduct of lawyers during jury selection.