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Feb. 2016

Tyler Chapman co-authors article with in-house attorney on how to simplify complex litigation

Tyler Chapman provided tips on simplifying complex litigation in an article published in the February 2016 issue of New England In-House.

Co-authoring the article with Amy Morrissey, general counsel at firm client fusionstorm, Mr. Chapman offered strategies to in-house attorneys on holding down litigation costs while developing a winning game plan.

Suggestions discussed in the article include:

  • Demanding a litigation budget from outside counsel at the outset of a matter
  • Insisting that cases be leanly staffed
  • Preparing for trial from day one
  • Choosing litigation battles wisely

Mr. Chapman, a partner at the firm, has a general litigation practice with a focus on commercial and real estate-related disputes. Ms. Morrissey is executive vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary at fusionstorm, an information technology company.