What is Your Road to Success?
Does your definition of success have to do with money? Job title or prestige? Or does it relate to family or your children? Or maybe it relates to the level of your current golf game. You should be aware of how you define success. If not, how can you tell if you have achieved any or all of what you view as success, whether you have met interim goals or whether you need to change course to reach your goals? … Read More
Don’t Settle For Average
Are you an Average Joe? When I think about the term Average Joe, Homer Simpson comes to mind – the person who goes to work and does what’s needed, goes home and does the same, and then gets up and repeats each day of the week. There is nothing wrong with being average, but, if given the option, why wouldn’t you strive to be more?
There are many people who come to mind when I think about … Read More
AADC Young Lawyer 2018 Civil Litigation Seminar
Norman Fulton III, 2018 YLD AADC CLE Director. Topics that will be discussed and presented are: Daubert Challenges, 2018 Civil Practice Rule Changes and Criminal Law Considerations for the Civil Defense Attorney
What: AADC -YLD seminar will focus on peripheral issues directly affecting civil matters
When: April 5, 2018
Where: 1 East Washington Street, 15th Floor Phoenix, … Read More
Be Relentless About Continuous Improvement
This is so important for all of us. No matter what you do, you can always improve yourself and your team. It can mean learning related to what you work on, or improving processes or procedures for your team.
Constantly evaluate every aspect of your job to find ways to improve. Share what you learn so that others can benefit as well. This type of investing in yourself makes you and those around you … Read More
Jason Castle Named to Board of Helping Hands for Single Moms Phoenix
PHOENIX, Ariz. (03/10/2018) – Jason Castle was named to the Board of Directors of Helping Hands for Single Moms Phoenix.
Castle, a family law attorney and partner at Jaburg Wilk, said “For much of my career, I’ve worked with children and families. This is a non-profit that not only helps disadvantaged single mom pursue a college degree but also supports her family during that … Read More
Traveling with Medical Marijuana Across State Lines?
I live in Arizona and I have a medical marijuana card, is it possible to bring medicine from out of state? In recent years, two of Arizona's neighbors (Colorado and California) have changed their laws to allow adults to purchase and consume recreational marijuana legally. Arizona voters passed the Arizona Medical Marijuana Act (“AMMA”) to allow qualifying patients to purchase and use … Read More
The Facts Matter
A fact is defined as a thing that is indisputably the case or a piece of information used as evidence or as part of a report or news article. This is why it is important to know the facts or check facts you hear before relying on them or passing them; don’t simply take them as true.
We live in a world where most people blindly believe what they read on the Internet or hear on television. But facts and … Read More
Carissa Seidl Named to Executive Board for The Maricopa County Bar Association Family Law Section
PHOENIX, Ariz. (2/23/2018) – Carissa Seidl was appointed to the Executive Board for the Maricopa County Bar Association Family Law Section for a two-year term.
The board is responsible for organizing and facilitating educational as well as social events for family law professionals. Additionally, it is an important forum for the exchange of ideas and … Read More
Do You Perform Well Under Pressure?
When the heat is on, how do you perform? Can you remain calm? Can you focus on the task at hand? Or do you crack under pressure? Or maybe you take out your stress on those around you? If so, you need to find ideas and tools to remain calm and focus, like Shaun White did last night.
On February 13th, I watched him win his third Olympic gold medal in the snowboard halfpipe competition in the last four … Read More
Be Persistent and Believe in Yourself
Believing in yourself sounds easy, but we all have our own insecurities to overcome in given situations. Sometimes the easiest road is to fold and not move forward. Taking the easy way generally is the path to things staying the same or getting worse, but we all say we want to do better and be successful. I think part of the reason is persistence. Some people have it and some people don’t. For those who do, … Read More