For the month of August, NITA is featuring articles written by NITA Faculty Reuben A. Guttman. Guttman is a founding member of Guttman, Buschner & Brooks PLLC. His practice involves complex litigation and class actions. He has been recognized as a Washingtonian Top Lawyer by Washingtonian Magazine. Likewise, the International Business Times has called Mr. Guttman “one of the world’s most prominent whistleblower attorneys.” He has taught at NITA public programs since 2008, most recently, NITA’s Deposition Skills: Seattle program, August 2-4.
NITA’s series of articles by Guttman are featured on The Global Legal Post. The third article, “Advocacy is a Two Way Street” advises that young lawyers who are learning about advocacy, understand how judges think if they are to master the skill. “Advocates, or trial lawyers, are teachers. Judges and juries are their students,” states Guttman. He breaks down the article into three parts: Insight, Breaking the Monotony, and Lifetime Experiences. To read the full article please click here.