I arrived early for the deposition but somehow, in his mind, I was late. I was also young. This angered him. I went to shake his hand, but his arm never moved. Rather, he looked me up and down and sarcastically said, “Great, looks like we’re gonna be here forever.” As a young lawyer, I encounter this attitude more often than not. Luckily, I have a step-by-step guide for how to handle the situation.Originally published January 26, 2012
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