Trials & Litigation
Famed Trial Lawyer Gerry Spence: My New Blog Frightens Me
Posted Jul 18, 2008 1:49 PM CST
By Martha Neil
Ever wondered what famed Wyoming trial lawyer Gerry Spence might think about a big case or an unusual legal strategy?
Reading his brand-new blog may offer an opportunity to find out. At present, it contains exactly one post, but Spence says more are forthcoming. Given his prolific writing as an author of 16 books, in addition to his high-profile trial practice, blogging should be a breeze for him, once he gets a grip on what he initially describes in the post as he frightening experience of venturing out into the Internet.
His desire to get his message out to the public, though, has trumped his concern about trying something new:
"My greatest fear is that I will die before my life’s work is complete," he writes. "That unfinished business includes joining you in this internet world and sharing with you what I have learned."