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Texas Trial Summit

The Trial Lawyers Summit is an annual gathering of the most outstanding civil plaintiff and criminal defense attorneys in America.  It was created by The National Trial Lawyers to bring together its members to share ideas and to learn new ways of improving their skills in the courtroom and better ways of managing and marketing their law firms.  It was first held in 2012 in South Beach, Florida and has grown in attendance and stature with each successive event.

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Champions of Justice Luncheon Featuring Lisa Blue and Mark Lanier

The Trial Lawyer Selects America’s 25 Most Influential Law Firms

The Trial Lawyer, the official magazine of The National Trial Lawyers, has announced its 2016 members of The Forum: America’s 25 Most Influential Law Firms. The firms were chosen from nominations from the magazine’s readers, and reflect law firms which have shaped the legal profession through leadership, innovation and success in the practice of civil plaintiff law. Each of these outstanding firms were chosen for their professional achievements, trial results and effective impact in the legal community.

The Unsinkable Lisa Blue

One afternoon in early September, I pulled up to the gates of a nine-acre estate in North Dallas. I waited for them to open, then drove down a long, curving lane to a 15,254-square-foot mansion that looked like a country home for England’s royal family. I rang the doorbell, and a voice over the intercom said, “Please, come in.” But when I opened the door, there was no one to greet me.

Lisa Blue Baron wants to ‘reinvent’ herself after husband’s death

Lisa Blue Baron, psychologist-turned-attorney, Democratic powerhouse and philanthropist, still struggles to fill the hole left by her husband’s death three years ago.

That’s why she invited 1,200 of her friends to her Dallas palace to watch as she shimmied across a stage with former Dallas Cowboy and Dancing With the Stars alum Emmitt Smith in celebration of her 60th birthday last month.