Sharon Hightower, a partner in Erickson Arbuthnot's San Jose office, will present three workshops for the alumni of Lincoln Law School in San Jose. "The Psychology of Practicing Law - How to Stay Sane in the Trenches" will consist of sessions on professional development issues, as well as interpersonal and emotional issues.
A partial list of topics includes client and witness issues; jury selection; dealing with opposing counsel, other attorneys and court personnel; billing and collection issues; and marketing and rainmaking issues.
Ms. Hightower's co-presenter is Dr. ArLyne Diamond, who consults with law firms about professional and business issues. The workshops will be held on February 6, 20 and 27.