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    Courtney Berlin Authors Article for Trial Lawyers Magazine on Depositions

    Courtney Berlin Authors Article on Depositions for Trial Lawyers Magazine

    Courtney A. Berlin, associate at Clifford Law Offices, authored an article for the Illinois Trial Lawyer Association (ITLA) Trial Journal that appeared in the Summer 2024 issue. “The Death Star Deposition” is the title of the article that discusses the corporate representative deposition taken pursuant to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 30(b)(6). A deposition notice pursuant to Rule 30(b)(6) is a powerful tool that requires a corporation to produce one or more witnesses to testify…

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    Charles R. Haskins Named Partner at Clifford Law Offices
    Posted on September 11, 2023 To

    Charles R. Haskins Named Partner at Clifford Law Offices

    Charles R. Haskins, Jr. (“Chuck”) has been named partner at Clifford Law Offices in Chicago. The firm is a nationally recognized personal injury and wrongful death firm, and Haskins has been an associate at the firm since 2016. During his seven-year tenure, he has tried more than a dozen cases to verdict, oftentimes receiving record amounts throughout the state. “Chuck has an amazing record of accomplishment and a tireless devotion to the clients of Clifford…

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    Robert Clifford and Sarah King pen article for ABA on visual presentations at trial
    Posted on May 17, 2023 To

    Bob Clifford and Sarah King Pen Article for ABA on Visual Presentations at Trial

    Robert A. Clifford, founder and senior partner at Clifford Law Offices, and Sarah F. King, partner at the firm, authored an article for the American Bar Association (ABA) Litigation Magazine that appeared in the Spring 2023 issue. “Visual Presentation Helps Juries See the Law” is the title of the article that examines the increased use of demonstrative evidence to help juries understand the various nuances of a case, particularly as the facts and the law…

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    Tracy A. Brammeier Named Partner at Clifford Law Offices
    Posted on February 15, 2023 To

    Tracy A. Brammeier Named Partner at Clifford Law Offices

    Tracy A. Brammeier has been named partner at Clifford Law Offices. Since starting at the firm as a law clerk in 2012 and becoming an associate in 2014, Tracy has built a reputation of hard work and perseverance that has led to her recognition as a young leader in the legal community. “I like helping people in their time of need and being someone my clients know they can count on. Not only can I…

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    John V. Kalantzis Chicago Greek-Speaking Personal Injury Lawyer
    Posted on July 6, 2022 To

    Chicago Greek-Speaking Personal Injury Lawyer

    John V. Kalantzis, a personal injury attorney at Clifford Law Offices, grew up in Chicago as the son of Greek immigrants. One of his chief motivators behind pursuing a career in law was watching the struggles and uncertainty his parents faced on a day-to-day basis as they tried to assimilate to their new home while learning to navigate the newfound culture. John is fluent in Greek and an active member in his Greek American community…

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    Posted on June 20, 2022 To

    Tracy Brammeier’s Article in the CBA Record Identifies a Solution for Pandemic Trial Backlog

    Clifford Law Offices associate attorney, Tracy A. Brammeier, Chair of the Chicago Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Section (YLS), published an article entitled “CBA Mediations, At Your Service,” in the May/June edition of the CBA Record. Pandemic Trial Overflow Slows Court Proceedings In her article, Tracy addresses the backlog of trial cases due to court closures during the pandemic and offers a solution to easing the workload in judges’ dockets. She shares that while all cases…

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    Clifford Law Offices Attorney Tracy Brammeier’s Article on The Importance of Coming Together
    Posted on June 13, 2022 To

    Tracy Brammeier’s Article on The Importance of Coming Together

    Clifford Law Offices associate attorney, Tracy A. Brammeier, Chair of the CBA Young Lawyers Section (YLS), wrote an article titled “The Importance of Coming Together” for the Chicago Bar Association’s March/April 2022 issue.  Working Remotely Lacks the Personal Touch In the article, Tracy discusses the pros and cons of working remotely over the last few years due to the pandemic. On one hand, she admits that working from her home has allowed her more flexibility,…

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    Posted on February 16, 2022 To

    Bob Clifford Addresses “Weathering” Effect in the Legal Community

    The “weathering” effect has become an important subject of interest in our diverse landscape. Studies have shown that discrimination and bias slowly affect a person’s well-being not only emotionally, but also physically, potentially leading to serious health concerns stemming from chronic stress such as increased cortisol levels, sympathetic nerve activity, high blood pressure, cytokine production, and glycated hemoglobin levels. In a recent article published by Chicago Lawyer Magazine, Robert A. Clifford writes about the importance of…

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    Take Back Control of Your Mental Health in 2022
    Posted on January 7, 2022 To

    Take Back Control of Your Mental Health in 2022

    Early January is the time of grandiose resolutions and promises to change that can be hard to keep. Taking active steps to care for our mental wellness is one of the best New Year’s resolutions we can give ourselves. In her recent article published by the American Bar Association, Erin Clifford, Holistic Health and Wellness Coach and partner at Clifford Law Offices, addresses lifestyle struggles during the COVID-19 pandemic and details the steps that busy…

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