ABA Journal

Marcel Strigberger


Marcel Strigberger, after 40-plus years of practicing civil litigation, closed his law office and decided to continue to pursue his writing and speaking passions. Read more of Strigberger’s work at marcelshumour.com.

Recent Articles

Is it foolish to litigate pro se?
Nov 11, 2021, 02:06 pm CST

What happens when lawyers make mistakes?
Oct 13, 2021, 10:39 am CDT

Do lawyers make simple things difficult?
Sep 13, 2021, 03:06 pm CDT

What does it mean for a lawyer to retire?
Aug 9, 2021, 09:04 am CDT

How influencers helped shape my legal career
Jul 12, 2021, 12:00 pm CDT

Why lawyers in practice have to be mindful of time—especially their billing time
Jun 10, 2021, 10:40 am CDT

Claim denied: A lawyer’s musings on the shortcomings of insurance
May 12, 2021, 12:52 pm CDT

Evidential essentials: How witnesses can make or break a case
Apr 15, 2021, 10:04 am CDT

A COVID-19 year in review: Courts, juries and technology
Mar 10, 2021, 12:33 pm CST

How to know when it’s time to send a client packing
Feb 10, 2021, 01:42 pm CST

When it comes to cross-examination, is less more?
Jan 11, 2021, 09:08 am CST

Do you know what makes your judge tick?
Dec 17, 2020, 01:52 pm CST

The truth, the whole truth and nothing but: Lawyers and concepts of truth and honesty
Nov 10, 2020, 02:42 pm CST

Should juries be feared or revered? Retired lawyer examines their roles
Oct 13, 2020, 03:30 pm CDT

Does firm size matter? Retired lawyer muses on pros and cons of BigLaw and SmallLaw
Sep 14, 2020, 10:07 am CDT

Law practice anxiety: How to dance with the demons
Apr 9, 2020, 08:00 am CDT

A lawyer’s personal take on making New Year’s resolutions that stick
Dec 19, 2019, 06:00 am CST

How a kindergarten squabble, Perry Mason and a ruined dress lured this lawyer to the law
Sep 5, 2019, 11:35 am CDT

7 reasons why the legal profession often gets no sympathy
Jul 25, 2019, 06:30 am CDT

Humor in the courtroom: No laughing matter
Jul 11, 2019, 06:30 am CDT

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