Litigation Journal: Balancing
ABA Section of Litigation
Like most trial lawyers, I have my horror stories about trying cases in remote locations far from the comforts of home. These stories frequently involve countless days crammed into makeshift “war rooms” at a local and, at times, ill-equipped hotel. After a while, the hotel room becomes littered with pizza boxes, paper, dishes, and a sea of empty coffee cups. Mountains of exhibits, transcripts, and other documents are stacked in delicately balanced piles that become more disorgannize as the days...