Elliot Mintz and Public Opinion
Attorneys in 2015 are tasked with not only defending their clients in front of a judge and jury, but the public as well. As media consultant Elliot Mintz puts it, “We are living in a time when a lawyer is frequently called upon to make his case before the media as well as the jury,” because “public opinion has a longer shelf life than a verdict.”
Read more about the contemporary challenges many lawyers face, applying spin to the court of public opinion, and more here. .