Identifying and Managing Difficult, High-Conflict Personality Clients

Vol. 26 No. 1


Paul Fisher is the principal of Fisher Mediation in Los Angeles, California, and the co-chair of the Emotional and Psychological Issues in Estate Planning Committee.

This article will help lawyers identify difficult, high-conflict personalities and present approaches on how to better manage them by discussing the four most common high-conflict personalities: borderline, histrionic, narcissistic, and antisocial.

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