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Apr 27, 2023

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Chris Patton Writes on the “Soft” Skills Young Litigators Need to Succeed as Trial Lawyers

In an article for the Spring issue of Litigation, published by the American Bar Association, the firm’s Chris Patton examines the under-the-radar qualities that young litigators must adopt to survive and thrive in the profession. Two concepts stand out for Chris: taking ownership and developing resilience. Acknowledging that “being a trial lawyer is not easy, especially at first”, in the article he shares the sometimes painful but always enlightening experiences that he faced as a young attorney, and the lessons he now imparts to the firm’s associates.

Click here to read the article.