As any litigator can attest, bringing a lawsuit or responding to one is an endeavor rife with risk. The best way to address these inherent risks is to arm yourself with all relevant information and reduce the number of unknowns – and that includes your opposing counsel. Whether you are going head to head in heated litigation or involved in tense settlement negotiations, be prepared by having a clear picture of whom you’re up against.
The right legal technology platform should help you prepare all aspects of your case – understanding your client, conducting extensive legal research, and digging up critical background information on your opposing counsel – and it should do it all in one place.
Read the latest special report from Bloomberg Law, 5 Ways to Better Know Your Adversary, to learn how integrated technology can help you size up your opposing counsel and find the answers to these questions:
- What are their areas of expertise?
- What have they argued in previous court documents?
- Whom have they represented?
- How have they and their firm performed before your assigned judge?
- What’s being said about them in the news?
Download the complete report now.