Terry Franklin Featured in ABA Journal Article “Law Imitates Life: A trusts and estates lawyer unearths his family’s past”

Partner Terry Franklin was featured in the ABA Journal “Character Witness” column which explores legal and societal issues through the first-person lens of attorneys in the trenches who are, inter alia, on a mission to defend liberty and pursue justice.

In the article, “Law Imitates Life: A trusts and estates lawyer unearths his family’s past,” Franklin shares the story of his family’s emancipation from slavery nearly two decades before the end of the Civil War, and how this has shaped his life’s mission and career as a trusts and estates litigator.

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Partner Meg Lodise Acknowledged as Influential Attorney in Law360 Article

In the Law360 Q&A “Trial Pros: Haynes & Boone’s M.C. Sungaila,” Sungaila acknowledged Meg Lodise as a trial attorney whose knowledge and skill impressed her in court. “I have had the good fortune to work with many trial lawyers at the top of their game. Meg Lodise, with whom I worked on a California Supreme Court will interpretation case, is very good at presenting and preserving legal arguments at trial,” said Sungaila.

  • With more than 20 years’ experience representing beneficiaries and trustees, Ms. Lodise handles a range of matters pertaining to estate, trust and conservatorship litigation.