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For New Lawyers: How to Obtain Courtroom “Presence”

Speaking to a jury after a verdict, two jurors commented that one of the main differences they noted between me and my adversary was that I had more of a “presence” in the courtroom while my adversary appeared more timid and unsure of himself. A young associate who was with me at the time of […]

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Top 10 Tips for Young Trial Lawyers

At this time of year, I always think about the new class of lawyers coming to their new jobs at the end of the summer, which also means that those who are already in their legal jobs for a few years will get slowly pushed up the ladder. When I was at Corporation Counsel (The […]