When you wear Heels In The Courtroom, life and law are a little bit different.  This fresh and insightful new podcast from the female trial attorneys at The Simon Law Firm offers mentoring, community and great girl talk about being the best you can be in every part of your life. So kick off those heels, pour a glass of wine, and get to know Amy Gunn, Erica Slater, Liz Lenivy, Mary Simon and Elizabeth McNulty.

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February 17, 2021

EP220 – Future Planning

EP220 - Future Planning If you don’t know what you want, you’ll never get it.…
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February 10, 2021

EP219 – Voir Dire Part Two

EP219 - Voir Dire Part Two You’re staring into the faces of dozens of strangers…
Attorney Athena Dickson Selects "Heels in the Courtroom" as her Favorite Law Podcast in the February Edition of the KC CounselorHeels in the CourtroomIn The NewsThe Simon Law Firm, P.C.
February 4, 2021

Attorney Athena Dickson Selects “Heels in the Courtroom” as her Favorite Law Podcast in the February Edition of the KC Counselor

The Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association's Monthly Magazine, KC Counselor, polled a group of Kansas…
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February 3, 2021

EP218 – Put Your Anger To Work

EP218 - Put Your Anger To Work It’s gonna happen. You’re gonna get mad about…
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January 27, 2021

EP217 – Voir Dire

EP217 - Voir Dire Colored pens. Codes. Grids, web searches and teamwork. If this isn’t…
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January 20, 2021

EP216 – Bad Blood

EP216 - Bad Blood So. Someone just lied to you, called you an unprintable name…
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January 13, 2021

EP215 – Case Evaluation

EP215 - Case Evaluation The most important decision you make about a case is whether…
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January 6, 2021

EP214 – Time for a Career Change?

EP214 - Time for a Career Change? Are you unhappy at your job? Before you…
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December 30, 2020

EP213 – Remote Court Etiquette

EP213 - Remote Court Etiquette Business on top and party on the bottom works for…
Heels in the CourtroomPodcasts
December 23, 2020

EP212 – Dear Younger Self…

EP212 - Dear Younger Self… No matter what your age, it’s always wise to listen…
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December 16, 2020

EP211 – The Power of Sanctions

EP211 - The Power of Sanctions Respected attorneys play by the rules. But when opposing…
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December 9, 2020

EP210 – Conquer COVID Fatigue

EP210 - Conquer COVID Fatigue You worked hard all day, but only one item is…
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December 2, 2020

EP209 – Time Management

EP209 - Time Management You worked hard all day, but only one item is checked…
Heels in the CourtroomPodcasts
November 25, 2020

EP208 – Dreaded Written Discovery

EP208 - Dreaded Written Discovery Getting the basic facts for your case should be easy,…
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November 18, 2020

EP207 – Find Your Own Path

EP207 - Find Your Own Path What does success mean to you? And is there…
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November 11, 2020

EP206 – Effective Legal Elucidation/How to Write Better

EP206 - Effective Legal Elucidation/How to Write Better Is your legal writing as persuasive as…
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November 4, 2020

EP205 – Do You Hate to Delegate?

EP205 - Do You Hate to Delegate? You cannot do it all. But delegation takes…
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October 28, 2020

EP204 – “Wrap it up, Counselor.” Closing Arguments

EP204 - “Wrap it up, Counselor.” Closing Arguments Closing arguments are often your last chance…
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October 21, 2020

EP203 – “We Need to Talk.” Directing Difficult Discussions

EP203 - “We Need to Talk.” Directing Difficult Discussions It’s not easy to tell a…
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October 14, 2020

EP202 – Mediation: Don’t Settle In Your Settlement

EP202 - Mediation: Don’t Settle In Your Settlement In person or virtual, mediation poses unique…
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October 7, 2020

EP201 “Ambition” Is Not a Dirty Word

EP201 - “Ambition” Is Not a Dirty Word Society views ambition as a positive trait…
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October 6, 2020

Season Two Promo – Mary

So close! Season Two of Heels in the Courtroom starts tomorrow, October 7, 2020. We’re…
Heels in the CourtroomPodcasts
September 30, 2020

Season Two Promo – Erica

You don’t have to wait much longer! The first episode of Season Two drops October…
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September 23, 2020

Season Two Promo – Liz

Season Two of Heels in the Courtroom drops October 7, 2020.  We’re in the studio…
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August 19, 2020

EP120 Racial Bias

It’s time to talk about it. We see racial bias in the courtroom, the boardroom…
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August 12, 2020

EP119 Best Day, Worst Day: The Show Goes On

Face it. We all make mistakes. But does your worst day still haunt you? And…
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August 5, 2020

EP118 Prepping Your Expert for Deposition

Imagine that every expert you hire is saying “Help me help you.” Are you doing…
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July 29, 2020

EP117 Preparing for a Deposition

How do you do depos? Are you a checklist follower, active listener or aggressive interrogator?…
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July 22, 2020

EP116 Is there a “Lawyer Uniform?”

Is your go-to trial outfit sending the wrong message? Are four-inch heels in the courtroom…
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July 15, 2020

EP115 Pivot or Persevere

Face it. You might not be at this firm forever. But how do you know…
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July 8, 2020

EP114 We Just Simplified #MeToo. You’re Welcome.

Heels In The Courtroom defines the #MeToo social movement with a simple phrase potential offenders…
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July 1, 2020

EP113 Make It Rain

Are you a passenger in your own career? Being successful means defining your niche, marketing…
Heels in the Courtroom
June 24, 2020

EP112 EMAIL ETIQUETTE!!

Of course you know how to deal with email. But are you committing an email…
Heels in the Courtroom
June 17, 2020

EP111 Lessons From Home

Covid-19 forced every attorney in America to change the way they do business. How are…
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June 10, 2020

EP110 Thread the Needle: Aggressive v Assertive

Women walk a fine line between being perceived as being assertive or aggressive. One is…
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June 3, 2020

EP109 De-Clutter Your Life

If something in your closet no longer gives you joy, throw it out. But does…
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May 27, 2020

EP108 When Rule Followers Win

Stick to the rules and your opponent will have to focus on substance. Learn some…
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May 20, 2020

EP107 The “Counselor” in Attorneys and Counselors at Law

When you meet a potential client for the first time, you have plenty of questions,…
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May 13, 2020

EP106 Wake Up, Get ‘er Done, Repeat.

You’ve got 24 hours. How do you carve out time to keep your batteries charged…
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May 6, 2020

EP104 The Big Hot Mess

Erica has “thunder tears.” For Liz, it’s “hot garbage.” No matter what you call it,…
Heels in the CourtroomPodcasts
May 6, 2020

EP101 “Who are you calling ‘Little Lady?’ ”

Looking for a professional community with a female voice? Join the trial attorneys at The…
Heels in the CourtroomPodcasts
May 6, 2020

EP102 The Anti-Work-Life Balance Episode

Battling the balance? Stop! The phrase “Work-Life Balance” is considered inadmissible for the female trial…
Heels in the CourtroomPodcasts
May 6, 2020

EP103 Professional Building Blocks: Rapport

Want to connect more effectively with your clients? And deal with opposing counsel more effectively…
Heels in the CourtroomPodcasts
May 6, 2020

EP105 Ehem, Opening Statements

Prepare. Practice. Prepare. Practice. Amy, Mary, Erica, Liz and Elizabeth discuss best strategies for preparing…

Amy Collignon Gunn

Injury & Medical Malpractice Attorney

With a focus on personal injury cases, Amy Collignon Gunn is a caring, trial-tested lawyer serving clients across the United States. She handles many types of personal injury matters, including cases involving defective products, medical negligence, dangerous drugs, and medical devices.

Erica Blume Slater

Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Medical Malpractice, Product Liability, and Trucking Litigation Attorney

As a compassionate and dedicated personal injury, medical negligence, and product liability lawyer, Erica Blume Slater provides legal representation to clients throughout the United States from our office in St. Louis. She advocates for those who have been injured or lost a loved one due to dangerous products, medical malpractice, and vehicle accidents.

Elizabeth S. Lenivy

Medical Malpractice, Product Liability, and Personal Injury Attorney

Elizabeth Lenivy provides excellent, detailed representation in the areas of product liability, medical malpractice, and personal injury. Liz is licensed to practice law in both Missouri and Illinois, as well as the U.S. District Courts for both the Western and Eastern Districts of Missouri.

Mary Simon

Personal Injury, Product Liability, Medical Malpractice, Premises Liability, Class Action, Device Defects, Trucking Litigation

Mary Simon is a devoted advocate of the injured, particularly those suffering from serious injuries related to product liability and medical malpractice lawsuits. Compassionate in her approach and relentless in her determination, she is committed to helping those who’ve been harmed by third party negligence.

Elizabeth McNulty

Defective Products, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury & Class Action Attorney

As a dedicated and passionate advocate, Elizabeth always goes the extra mile to ensure that her clients obtain the best possible results. She has dedicated her practice to holding individuals, companies, and corporations accountable for the damage they cause. Elizabeth’s clients come to her during the most difficult times of their lives and she takes every effort to help them find the answers and resolutions they need when it matters the most.