Author Archives: Christine G. Adamo

Lawyers learn from pro bono service

Seventy percent of business leaders responding to Dykema Gossett PLLC’s 12th Annual M&A Outlook Survey say they would be involved in an acquisition in the next year, 43 percent in a joint venture and 48 percent in a sale. (ThinkStock)

Pro bono service becomes an essential part of a lawyer’s practice as soon as the proverbial shingle is hung. Attorneys, non-attorney staff (e.g., paralegals) and others in a firm routinely take up the cause. According to data compiled by Nixon ...

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Danielle Ponder takes it to the stage


Danielle Ponder is sure her clients’ stories have influenced her songwriting. “Soul music is something you feel,” Ponder has said. “It gives you goosebumps.” The lawyer/singer/songwriter has a following that spans the globe. If you have seen her perform live ...

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