As lawyers we’re trained to think that everybody on the opposite side is going to act opportunistically and strategically at every turn, and that we’re supposed to constrain them through contracts....
"It should never be hard to understand and follow the law. When it is, no one wins."
One pattern that emerged from Henderson and Hutton’s data was that firstborn and only children seemed to have better odds of becoming CEOs than latter-borns did.
The Law School Advantage
Thomas J. Miles, Dean and Clifton R. Musser Professor of Law