Saul Ewing Atty's Artistic Vision Thrives After Losing Eyesight

Law360 (June 14, 2019, 8:56 PM EDT) -- Writing fiction was always just a hobby for Joel Burcat, something to pursue in the dark hours after finishing his day's work, but after losing his eyesight and his environmental law practice last year, he found himself with a chance to turn it into something more than a pastime.

In the year and a half since his vision faded as a result of a rare medical condition and he wound down his practice at Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP, Burcat, 64, has written his fifth novel and the fourth in a series of legal environmental thrillers. The first installment of that...

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