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The $335MM Question – How One Question Made Joe Jamail America’s Richest Trial Lawyer

The $335MM Question – How One Question Made Joe Jamail America’s Richest Trial Lawyer

In 1985, famed, Texas trial lawyer, Joe Jamail recorded, what was at the time, the largest verdict in American history; a verdict which included $7.5BN in compensatory damages and another $3BN in punitive damages against Texaco Oil. For his efforts, Jamail’s client, Pennzoil paid him a handsome fee of $335MM.
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Fulfilling Your Theme. The Power Of Purpose.

Fulfilling Your Theme. The Power of Purpose.

At the end of every year I always take time to reflect upon the prior year’s accomplishments as well as plan for the new year. Part of my planning process includes coming up with my theme for the new year.

This year my theme is relationships. I am committed to building more, stronger and better relationships with people who can really pull me up; in business and my personal life.
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All Success Includes Failure, So Just Get Started

All Success Includes Failure, So Just Get Started

How many of us put off what we know we should do because of that invisible mental blocker, fear of failure? I know I have. A lot more than I care to remember. As I am writing this, Magic Johnson comes to mind. It was 1984 and Magic was in his third consecutive NBA Finals, his first against Larry Bird. What should have been a final that brought out his best, resulted in Magic earning the nickname “Tragic.”
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