2021 Leaders in Law Finalists: Real Estate

Emily Parkin

Meghan CocciPartner, Global Co-Chair of the Hospitality, Gaming & Leisure Industry GroupLatham & WatkinsMeghan Cocci stands out among top L.A.-based real estate lawyers for her successful stewardship of Latham & Watkins’ Global Hospitality, Gaming & Leisure Industry Group through a highly tumultuous time for the industry. Within weeks of her […]

A gulf between reality and entertainment

Emily Parkin

Columnist Cameron Smith is a Memphis-born, Brentwood-raised recovering political attorney raising three boys in Nolensville, Tennessee. As our nation watched two high profile trials reach verdicts leading up to Thanksgiving, our American sense of justice was on trial. One jury freed Kyle Rittenhouse while the other condemned Ahmaud Arbery’s murderers. Despite […]

Reforming the Family Judicial System in Canada

Emily Parkin

Below, we hear qualified arbitrator Cheryl Cordeiro’s thoughts on the obstacles facing Canadian families and the benefits that alternative dispute resolution can bring to what is all too often a hostile process. What are the issues that currently face family law in Canada? Has the COVID-19 pandemic exacerbated this in […]