About The Book
Lawyer Up! examines what it takes to form a professional reputation, both on the inside and outside. From preparing, moving forward and staying balanced in your office to the science of what to wear to the courthouse, this book is designed to help all lawyers improve their performance and life.
Who Should Read This Book?
This is a book written for any attorney who wants to be more professional. It is good for litigators and transactional attorneys. There is great information on the science of first impressions for men and women and how that can be used in dressing for court, the office and professional meetings. This is a great book for new lawyers looking to get their career off to the right start and a good “refresher” for more experienced attorneys.
Table of Contents
The hard work starts long before you step one foot inside that court.
II. Keep Your Eye On the Horizon
It’s your job to play crystal ball for your client, alerting them to the potential pros and cons of every legal action.
III. Move Forward With Confidence
Once you have a solid gameplan, it’s time to step into the arena.
IV. Stay Balanced
Time is by far your most precious commodity – use it wisely.
V. Learn to Love Setbacks
Bumps in the road are both inevitable and a golden opportunity to learn to be a better lawyer.
I. The Impact
Your physical appearance is your first exhibit – make it positive.
II. The Basics
Personal grooming, your tie and your shoes all need attention.
III. The Next Level
How top lawyers get the winning edge before they even open their mouth.
What Not To Wear To Court
About the Author