Score one for the First Amendment. Steve Gursten of Michigan Auto Law and chair of the Auto Crash Litigation 3.1 conference (April 2-3) wrote in his blog that Dr. Rosalind Griffin, DME, who happens to sit on the Attorney Discipline Board, conducted the defense exam on his client who had been seriously injured in a truck accident in Jackson County, Michigan. In testifying, Dr. Griffin made statements that misrepresented the statements made by the client in the video taped exam. When Mr. Gursten challenged the Doctor, she wavered some on her statements. As a creative trial lawyer and defender against bullies, Mr. Gursten asked his blog readers to compare what … Continued
Are you a Fearless Advocate? Do you know someone who is? 360 Advocacy is introducing the Fearless Advocate Award. Let’s be clear. We’re not looking for the lawyer with the multimillion dollar verdicts or even the million dollar verdicts, the largest class or the current “media darling.” We want to recognize the Fearless Advocate, the unsung hero working in the trenches.