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2019-02-25 07:14:04
Bullying from the Bench: How to cope in court

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When attorney Roula Allouch got involved with Bullyproof, an anti-bullying initiative with the ABA Young Lawyers Division, she quickly saw that many members’ complaints were about judges.

Complaining about judges is hard, Allouch tells the ABA Journal’s Stephanie Francis Ward, and for the most part it’s a bad idea to raise it in court while the behavior is occurring.

But how should you respond? Listen to this episode for advice and information about tactics you can use to protect yourself without hurting your client’s case.