Confessions of an adrenaline addict and trial lawyer

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Adrenaline and its effects is the crushing elephant in the room of every courthouse across the country. Lawyers strung out on adrenaline are crowding our courtrooms with lawsuits that never end, disputes that never get resolved, because those entrusted to handle them have a compulsive need to continue the fight-or-flight hormone rush within their own bodies. Yet, no one teaches lawyers about the physiological effects of day-to-day lawyering. Perhaps the legal profession needs to look outside its ranks to understand and learn to deal with this pressing problem.

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Published In: Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Updates, Civil Procedure Updates, Electronic Discovery Updates, Intellectual Property Updates, Personal Injury Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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