According to our last poll, NYCLA readers reveal that the hot practice area in 2012 is mortgage and consumer issues. Sixty-five percent of those polled chose mortgage and consumer issues. The FTC, whose activities have been heightens and highlighted in the media in recent months, would probably agree with these results.
White collar litigation (always active in New York), IP and technology transactions also received some votes.
And none of our pollsters believe that international arbitration or privacy regulation will be talked about much in 2012.
On a different note, I changed jobs at the beginning of the year which has kept me busy, busy, busy. I will be updating my profile, so stay tuned.