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David Herr Co-Authors New Chapter on Appeals for Critically Acclaimed Treatise Successful Partnering Between Inside and Outside Counsel

April 6, 2010

David Herr, member of Maslon's Litigation Practice Group, co-authored a new chapter on appeals for the recently released 2010 update to Successful Partnering Between Inside and Outside Counsel. The four-volume, 7,000 page, critically acclaimed treatise, features 275 authors, including the General Counsel of more than 80 Fortune 500 companies and the senior partners of many major law firms.

David co-authored the update to "Chapter 66: Appeals," with Marschall I. Smith, Vice President, Legal affairs and General Counsel, and Thomas Boardman, Vice President and Deputy General Counsel, of 3M Company. Chapter 66 discusses how to manage the appeals process and achieve optimal results while controlling the costs, providing a sample grid that outlines factors that inside and outside counsel should pay attention to when considering whether to appeal, and what issues to appeal.

David is a highly regarded appellate lawyer and complex case litigator. He is frequently sought out to provide practical and sophisticated advice on how to resolve difficult, multi-party disputes in trial courts and arbitral forums, as well as in the appellate courts. David has served as president of the Academy of Court-Appointed Masters and is a past president of the American Academy of Appellate Lawyers. He regularly argues cases in the Minnesota appellate courts and the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals.

Successful Partnering Between Inside and Outside Counsel is a project published jointly by West and the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC). For details on the treatise, go to: Successful Partnering Between Inside and Outside Counsel .


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