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We are on a mission to help Lawyers, Risk Managers and Claims professionals stay on top of the hottest legal trends and issues impacting their day-to-day. The Defense Never Rests brings together guests from varying backgrounds and opposing views to discuss issues unique to the defense side of civil litigation. We aren't citing case law or speaking legalese here. We're having real discussions, sometimes serious and sometimes not, in an entertaining way that is both educational AND fun!
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In this episode of The Defense Never Rests podcast, I am joined again by cohost Talar Herculian Coursey. This episode is very special as our guest, Olivia Vizachero is a life coach to both of us. Dubbed the Less Stressed Lawyer, Olivia touches on how to train your mind to live as your happiest self, life coaching vs. therapy, and so much more. Tune in! You won't want to miss this.
In this episode of The Defense Never Rests podcast, I am joined by first time cohost Talar Herculian Coursey and our very special guest Winter Wheeler. Tune in to hear her success story of going from Law School almost immediately into mediation.
In this episode of The Defense Never Rests, I am joined again by Talar Herculian Coursey. Tune in as the guest becomes the host when she flips the script to learn more about me. We talk the legal world, living authentically, and becoming published authors... together!
In this episode of The Defense Never Rests podcast, cohosts Meghan and Scott are joined by GC at Spartan Race, Deanna Sheridan. Tune in to hear the ups, downs, and winding road of legalities in the world of Spartan.
In this episode of The Defense Never Rests Podcast, cohosts Meghan Henry and Oliver Brooks take over with our guest, Head of Insurance at Hippo Insurance Rick McCathron. Tune in to hear about the advancement of insurance, startups, and how technology can be a homeowner's best friend.
In this episode of The Defense Never Rests Podcast, I am joined again by my cohost Oliver Brooks. Tune in as we explore the importance of not only focusing on deep work without distractions, but also unplugging and disconnecting. How do you focus? How do you center yourself and disconnect?
In this episode of The Defense Never Rests, we sit down with Talar Herculian Coursey. Tune in to hear her incredibly heartfelt story of her life in the Middle East, her relationship with her father, and her journey to becoming General Counsel. To learn more about SOAR (Society for Orphaned Armenian Relief) please visit https://www.soar-us.org/
In this episode of The Defense Never Rests podcast, I am joined by "The Introverted Lawyer" professor Heidi K Brown. We get candid and vulnerable about the struggles of self doubt and fear of public speaking. Tune in to hear her amazing tips and tricks to help reprogram your brain and overcome your fears behind the podium. Be sure to check out Heidi's books: Untangling Fear in Lawyering: A Four-Step Journey Toward Powerful Advocacy - The Introverted Lawyer: A Seven Step Journey Toward Authentically Empowered Advocacy
In this episode of The Defense Never Rests we are joined by the founder of LawyerUp, Umeesha D'Alwis. Tune in to hear this inspiring story of this 19 year old first generation immigrant, pre-law student who created her own virtual internship during a global pandemic. She is wise beyond her years!
In this episode of The Defense Never Rests podcast, I am joined by cohost Meghan Henry as we speak to guests Lisa Goldkuhl and Steven Joseph. Powerful lawyers by day, and creative writers by night!
In this episode of The Defense Never Rests, I sit down with Dr. Brian Harman, a PhD leadership professor at UCLA and Berkeley specializing in executive coaching. After leaving his corporate world to pursue his dream of integrating humor and trust in leadership. Tune in as he offers his knowledge on the healthy balances for leaders to have between their employees using humor.
30 - Attorneys Who TikTok

30 - Attorneys Who TikTok

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In this episode of The Defense Never Rests podcast, we sit down with business Wilson Murphy Law owner, Michelle Murphy. We discuss her fascinating story and current success on TikTok, and how it can be utilized for more than just dancing to catchy songs. 
People in the insurance industry and even outside have heard of Lloyd’s of London. It’s the oldest insurance market in the world – founded in 1688! Fun Fact: The Lloyd’s Building is the Ministry of Magic in the Harry Potter films. But have you ever wondered what exactly Lloyd’s is? What is a syndicate? Why is Lloyd’s prominent in the U.S. insurance world of risk? This week’s podcast features our overseas guest Edmund (Eddie) Eastwood who shares his years of experience in the Lloyd’s insurance industry! From stumbling into the insurance world as a claims handler (and why his friends all become bankers) to being an international Lloyd’s broker, there were many interesting (and yes famous) people in the industry met along the way. Get ready for a deep dive into Eddie’s understanding of how insurance is written, how risk is assessed, and the opportunities in the insurance market. We discuss living in the pandemic world today, how the Lloyd’s market is facing the same insurance battles as the U.S., the link between David Beckham and Marilyn Monroe, and much more! Listen in to our first international insurance conversation from our dear friend across the Pond, available now wherever you stream your Podcasts!
In this episode of The Defense Never Rests, Meghan Henry takes over as host with co host Nate Bohlander as they are joined by guest Penni Nelson, the risk manager at Hillwood. Penni has also initiated a group of risk managers who work for high wealth individuals, which poses unique challenges. Tune in as they talk about everything from risk management and aviation during COVID-19 to extravagant art insurance.
In this episode of The Defense Never Rests podcast, I am joined by my cohost Meghan Henry and our guests Diana Dearmin, Jackie Jensen Erler, and Steve Shanker. Listen as we take a look at Alternative Fee Arrangements, and the reasons why they should be considered over the hourly billable model. Have you had any experience with AFAs? What do you think? Let us know!
In this episode of The Defense Never Rests I am joined by my cohost Nate Bohlander as we talk with Kit Kinports. While speaking about her time when she clerked Justice Harry Blackmun, we take a peek behind the veil of the United States Supreme Court.
On this very important episode of The Defense Never Rests, I am joined again by Alexis Robertson as well as Michelle Silverthorn. We discuss the current state of the world after the murder of George Floyd at the hands of someone who is supposed to protect. Alexis and Michelle peel back the layers of prejudice and racism that has been engrained in America for centuries against black people. To make a change and learn as white people, we must first unlearn. Let's keep the conversation going! Resources: ACLU Action: https://bit.ly/3dOEp8F NAACP Action: https://bit.ly/2UanV2ERacial Equality Tools: https://www.racialequitytools.org/home# Alexis' LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/alexisrobertson/ Michelle's LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/michellesilverthorn/
In this episode of The Defense Never Rests podcast, I sit down with Gordon Chung as he walks us through what brought him from his humble roots in Hong Kong to work in the legal world in the UK.
In this episode of The Defense Never Rests, I sit down with Annie Little and Alex Su, who both began their careers in the legal world, only to find that they hated their jobs. 
In this episode, we sit down with Alexis Robertson, who's job is to put herself out of business. She is a diversity and inclusion professional and helps law firms recruit and keep people who are otherwise underrepresented in the law firm ranks. Listen as she talks about why this issue is important and how we can go about changing it.  She's smart, warm, funny and full of interesting insights!
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