News: Nate Alder Appointed to Governing Council of the ABA's Center for Innovation
// Aug 29, 2016
C&J's Nathan D. Alder has been appointed by American Bar Association President Linda Klein to the governing council of the ABA’s Center for Innovation. The Center is an exciting, new venture for the ABA which recently issued its Report on the Future of Legal Services in the United States, including Recommendation #6 which encouraged the establishment of the Center. The purpose of the Center is to position the ABA as a leader and architect of the profession’s efforts to increase access to legal services and to improve the delivery of, and access to, those services to the public through innovative programs and initiatives. The Center will seek input from and collaboration with technologists, innovators, consumers, and those in public policy, to develop new projects, programming and other resources to help drive innovation in the delivery of legal services. Read more about the ABA's Center for Innovation here and Nate's appointment here.
Steve Kelson's research on violence against attorneys cited by ABA Journal
// Aug 31, 2018
The recent ABA Journal features Steve Kelson in an article discussing violence against attorneys. Steve has reviewed nearly 12,0000 surveys from 27 states all on his own time to help the ABA compile national numbers. This recognition of his work is well deserved.
7 Attorneys from C&J selected for 25th edition of 'The Best Lawyers in America'
// Aug 15, 2018
The Best Lawyers 2019 edition was released today and 7 attorneys from Chistensen & Jensen were selected by their peers for inclusion in the Best Lawyers in America publication. Geoff Haslam was also named "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyers for his work in Insurance Law.
American Board of Trial Advocates welcomes Ruth Shapiro
// Aug 10, 2018
Christensen & Jensen's own Ruth Shapiro recently became a full member of the American Board of Trial Advocates. ABOTA is an "invitation only" organization that invites members of hight personal character and honorable reputation.