Disruptive Lawyer

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This case is for all the Dinosaur Lawyers who cling to the excuse, “The case is too complicated to resolve efficiently!” Case Details: Environmental engineering malpractice case. Insured was retained to do a Phase I Environmental Site Inspection assessment by the purchaser of 10 manufacturing plants. After the purchase, the purchaser …

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FOMO: noun; Fear of Missing Out The Disruptive Lawyer got a call from the claims manager of an insurance carrier he had never worked with. The claims manager explained, “Hey, I’ve attended a few of your Masters of Negotiation Series seminars and read The Disruptive Lawyer’s Little Black Book of Litigation …

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Although the Disruptive Lawyer stories to date (and going forward) are all relatively recent, it seems appropriate to tell the story that triggered the Disruptive Lawyer mentality. So, let’s go back to 1996. The year Nebraska was #1 in college football, a new show called 3rd Rock from the Sun debuted, …

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Rahm Emanuel, who was President Obama’s White House Chief of Staff, once said, “Never let a crisis go to waste.” Although impolitic on its face, the statement has a deeper meaning, which is, “There is great opportunity for good even in a crisis.” As you sit quarantined and harassing your …