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Seattle, Washington.

Fox Rothschild Enters Pacific Northwest After Acquiring Local Shop

By Meghan Tribe and Lizzy McLellan |

The Am Law 100 firm is poised to open an office in Seattle after absorbing 39-lawyer Riddell Williams.

Oral Argument in Federal Court Becoming a Lost Art

By P.J. D'Annunzio |

Oral argument—the once commonplace art of making one's case before the judge—is slipping into obscurity in the nation's federal courtrooms after steadily going out of fashion.

Expert Witness' Move to Aid Stricken Juror Leads to Risperdal Post-Trial Motion

By Max Mitchell |

Three weeks before the latest Risperdal case was tossed out midtrial, one of the jurors initially tasked with evaluating the claims collapsed while a plaintiff's expert was testifying on the stand.