5 Terrible Traits No Bankruptcy Attorney Should Have

By Matt Chiappardi (July 11, 2016, 3:28 PM EDT) -- Nobody ever said it was easy to be a bankruptcy attorney. It takes a special kind of lawyer to be mindful of ever-changing rules, juggle multiple challenges and put aside adversarial tendencies to make peace first — all at lightning speed.

But even if someone can master that mix, there are some terrible traits that would make a person particularly ill-suited for the bankruptcy practice area. Here, Law360 compiles experts' thoughts on qualities no bankruptcy attorney should possess.

An Itchy Trigger Finger

It seems counterintuitive in a practice area famous for how quickly it moves, but being instantly reactive is not...

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