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I had the good fortune to begin practicing law at a time (1982) and in a place (Dallas, Texas) where business lawsuits still reached trial, and “courtroom delivery” was more than the abstract concern of trial advocacy professors and continuing legal education speakers. Better yet, I worked for seasoned trial lawyers from whose individual styles I could pick and choose, and who allowed me to suffer the naive, excruciating mistakes that young lawyers make in arriving at their own styles. Today, we...

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