Happy New Year!
In observance of the New Year’s holiday, our offices will be closed on Wednesday, 12/31/14 and Thursday, 1/1/15. All payments, fundings and other transactions received on these days will be processed promptly on Friday, January 2.
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Time to Pay it Forward
A few weeks ago, I was honored and humbled to receive our “Pay it Forward” award from one of our Marketing Coordinators, Tiffany Orth. Tiffany surprised me when she called my name during our weekly company meeting.
After having the award sit on my desk for a few weeks, it was my turn to pay it forward to the next recipient. This was a difficult task beca...
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Lance Cooper Named Daily Report’s 2014 Newsmaker of the Year
Congratulations to Attorney Lance Cooper for being named Daily Report’s Newsmaker of the Year!
The Daily Report recently recognized Lance as Newsmaker of the year “for illuminating the power of discovery in 2014.” The article “Lance Cooper and the Power of Discovery: One Case, 30M Recalls” highlights the intense discovery work by Lance and his team in t...
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In observance of the holiday season, our offices will be closed on Wednesday, 12/24 and Thursday, 12/25. All payments, fundings and other transactions received on these days will be processed promptly on Friday, December 26.
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Ending Our 2014 Tradeshows with LAJ
Paul Myers and I completed Advocate Capital’s 2014 tradeshow season with Louisiana Association for Justice Last Chance CLE Conference in New Orleans. Tom Wright and the entire LAJ staff hosted a great show with careful execution and planning. This was our first year to exhibit with LAJ in the big easy and we finished our season strong. It was great seeing...
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A Challenge to Indiana Damages Cap
A recent article by the Associated Press reports from Indianapolis that attorneys for a 13-year-old Ohio girl “hurt when a stage collapsed at the Indiana State Fair argued Monday that the state’s cap on liability damages is unconstitutional and should be thrown out by the Indiana Court of Appeals.” Jordyn Polet of Cincinnati “rejected Indiana’s offer of $...
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Advocate Capital, Inc. Increases Maximum Line Amount to $4,000,000
As seen on Bloomberg Businessweek, Boston Globe, MarketWatch, and Reuters
Advocate Capital, Inc. announced today that it has raised its maximum line of credit for law firm loans from the previous limit of $3,200,000 to a new maximum limit of $4,000,000, an increase of 25%. The increase was made possible by the renewal and increase of their senior bank c...
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Meet Attorney Christian Scranton
President and CEO Michael J. Swanson recently interviewed Attorney Christian Scranton of Scranton Law Firm about his experience working with Advocate Capital, Inc. and how our case expense funding product has benefited his clients and practice.
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Advocate Capital, Inc.: Looking For a Talented Sales Consultant!
Here we GROW again!
We have seen amazing growth in 2014, and as we approach 2015 the future is even brighter. To help us help our clients achieve even better results for their clients I have an immediate opening for a Business Development Executive to join our team of highly talented and successful sales consultants.
You can view the job posting on Linked...
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Industry News: Congratulations Kathleen Zellner!
Our friend Kathleen Zellner has been named Chicago Lawyer’s 2014 Person of the Year by Chicago Lawyer Magazine. The announcement was made in the December 2014 issue where she is appropriately titled “Kathleen Zellner, the rescuer” because of her tireless work helping those who have been wrongly accused and imprisoned. This well-earned distinction comes as...
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