Like rock and roll, legal work is full of power and passion. It is about people and their stories, even when we represent businesses, as Justice Louis Brandeis powerfully reminded us. We help peple find justice, dignity, truth, riches or maybe just a little relief.
Do you agree that your work is full of power and passion?
The above quoteand the accompanying question is one of the thought provoking topics from the teaching DVD, Lawyers Rock, based on the scholarship of Rusell Pearce and discussed further in this post at Legal Ethics Forum. And it seemed fitting to post on September 11, a day that reminded us of terrible perils of, but also the transformative possibility of power and passion.