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What is the psychology behind corporate lawyers who are seething mad/yell on behalf of their clients? Is it an attempt to come across like a bulldog?

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Mostly overcompensating tools. It’s one thing to zealously advocate in a brief, hearing, or argument, especially when the client is present, and some clients don’t like the idea of their attorneys beings “friends” with opposing counsel (which is idiotic because it makes the litigation way more expensive), but all of the best litigators I ever observed or went against had a “leave it on the field” mentality and otherwise were friendly.

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Yep this sounds right

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There’s a general perception that being an obnoxiously aggressive person is somehow intimidating or effective. I guess it works for some people.

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OP that sounds like my old boss. I could see his eyes shaking when he hollered.

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It’s just displaying unresolved childhood trauma

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How does this sound?

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Carrie Fisher :(

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Getting a text message from your client at 1am and freaking out bc you think there's an emergency... Turns out he just wants to say hi.....#femaleproblems

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