Nearly five years ago, I posted my very first post on this site.

It’s still relevant today.  In it, I discussed how each federal judge publishes a “Chambers Practices” that can give you insight into how judges treat certain cases. 

For example, wouldn’t it be helpful to know which judge indicated that he “rarely grants motions for summary judgment”  before you file such a motion? 

Want more info? Check out this post from September 2007.