Using Real Property to Post Bail? You’ll Need Double

The posting of bail became very interesting recently with the case of Tiffany Li, the real-estate heiress charged with murder who was released from jail after posting an “unprecedented” $35 million in bail. How did she do it? By using a huge amount in real property equity. Continue reading

No Comment: How to Deal with Media

mic_137418503If you find yourself in the midst of a high-profile case, you are likely to be confronted with a reporter’s microphone. Be ready to approach the media with your ethical obligations intact. Continue reading

To Testify or Not to Testify

Refusing to testify in her murder trial worked out for Casey Anthony, but how do you know whether a criminal defendant should testify in his or her own defense or not? Continue reading