What it’s like to be an introverted lawyer

So... lawyer... It's a scary word isn't it? You hear some current presidential candidates casually talking about "floors of lawyers" saying that they'll "sue you." The word "lawyer" and "attorney" have become a threat. When I was growing up, I never really thought about "being a lawyer." I wanted to be a writer, which is how … Continue reading What it’s like to be an introverted lawyer

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Lawyer vs. Attorney vs. Counselor: Is there a difference?

Early on in my career, I kept puzzling over why I was called a "lawyer," but my bar license says "Attorney and Counselor at law." It seemed puzzling to me and since I wasn't busy enough with trying to run a law firm, I started doing some digging. Where did "lawyer" come from? What was the … Continue reading Lawyer vs. Attorney vs. Counselor: Is there a difference?