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November 05, 2009

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Please keep in mind that some clients are excrutiatingly honest, are telling you everything - warts and all -- and have been wronged in just the way they are telling you.

I can't tell you how much time my lawyer wasted trying to find out the "real" story, when he had it. What he didn't want to do, was too lazy to do, was review the detailed, documentary proof I had compiled.

Lawyers have blown really strong cases this way, either being too lazy to read the proof, orlacking the nerve.

Lacking nerve is not favored when your alternative strategy is mediocre as a means to winning, but safe in terms of covering the lawyer's tush, essentially the lawyer's interest over the client's.

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