Top Trial Attys Relive Their Most Stressful Career Moments

By Brandon Lowrey (August 26, 2016, 4:10 PM EDT) -- No matter how good a trial attorney is — stress is just part of the job.

Even some of the most successful trial lawyers have started their careers with a heap of student loan debt and jobs that aren't as glamorous as the ones they had envisioned during law school and prestigious clerkships. The long hours in the office and away from home can compound the stress. 

Here, top trial attorneys talk about the most nerve-racking or disheartening times in their careers.

Out-of-Court Angst

Barry Richard, principal shareholder at Greenberg Traurig LLP, said he's had a lot of stressful moments in...

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