Devastated Lawyers Share the Exact Moments When Everything Fell Apart in Court

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Being a lawyer is one of the most nerve-wracking jobs in the country. Every single case is something completely different, but you’re almost always in a battle stance. You need a cool head and a will to win. A simple degree won’t get you out of the courtroom with your mind intact. Sometimes, shocking curveballs are thrown your way.

These lawyers had intriguing cases that simply shook them to their cores — in split seconds or one swift statement, the winner was confirmed. Whether it hurt or helped their cases, these situations are the most memorable parts of their experiences in the courtroom.