Newsletter

The Mom Test

In honor of Mother’s Day, I thought I would tell you that before you sign your next contract, you should ask yourself whether my mother would understand it. If the answer isn’t yes, then you shouldn’t sign it.   A written contract only matters… Read More

Marc named Super Lawyer for 2017

Thomson Reuters named Marc a “Super Lawyer” for 2017. The Super Lawyer designation is given to lawyers who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement and is reserved for no more than 5% of the lawyers in the st… Read More

The Power of Clorox

Bleach. Sodium hypochlorite. NaClO. One atom each of sodium, chlorine, and oxygen. One bottle of bleach is the same as the next. If you were to add one tiny oxygen atom, you’d have sodium chlorite. Subtract the oxygen atom and you’d have sodium… Read More

Marc named part of the Legal Elite for 2016

Georgia Trend, a magazine covering Georgia business, politics, and economic development, named Marc to its 2016 Legal Elite list. The list was published in Georgia Trend’s December 2016 issue and highlights Georgia’s top attorneys as selected by… Read More

Basic facts about election contests

In 2004, we persuaded the Georgia Supreme Court to overturn a statewide election in what is believed to be the first — and still only — successful statewide election challenge in U.S. history, Mead v. Sheffield, 601 S.E.2d 99 (Ga. 2004). Thus, as… Read More

Stop and eat the BBQ

I recently had to travel to Pflugerville, Texas, which is near Austin, to take a video deposition to preserve a witness’s testimony for an upcoming trial. The deposition wouldn’t take long, maybe less than an hour. I wasn’t looking forward to t… Read More

The Mom Test

This is one of our most popular articles. We thought we’d share it again in honor of Mother’s Day … In honor of Mother’s Day, I thought I would tell you that before you sign your next contract, you should ask yourself whether my mother would… Read More

Marc named part of the Legal Elite for 2015

Georgia Trend, a magazine covering Georgia business, politics, and economic development, named Marc to its 2015 Legal Elite list. The list was published in Georgia Trend’s December issue and highlights Georgia’s top attorneys as selected by their… Read More

Planning ahead can be the difference between winning and losing

The New York Times did something very interesting last week: it published the article its reporter had written for the paper to use had Vice President Joe Biden decided to run for president. The editors published the article because they thought it h… Read More

Pick up the phone and make a call

If email and text messaging had been invented first, the telephone would be considered the most remarkable, fantastic invention. Think about it. With the telephone, you can pick up a small object and press a few buttons and instantly talk with someon… Read More

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

* indicates required
Email Format