Q: Are there traits that successful lawyers share, no matter their stage or sector?
A: Yes. Accomplished lawyers are flexible, resilient, and bring a positive state of mind to any case, deal, challenge, or opportunity. They are focused communicators, dedicated to high performance. Being strategic as well as smart is also a common denominator of those who succeed in the law.
This list is not exhaustive, but I hope it will spark your ideas. Please let me know what other hallmarks you think define lawyers who stand out as successful.