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Episode Notes

One of many lawyers’ worst fears is that a client, opposing party or even a random stranger may try to physically hurt them, often for nothing more than the attorney doing his or her job. In this episode of the ABA Journal’s Asked and Answered, Stephanie Francis Ward speaks with Ty Smith, a retired Navy SEAL who founded Vigilance Risk Solutions Inc., a security consulting business that focuses on workplace violence prevention.

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Episode Details
Published: July 30, 2018
Podcast: ABA Journal: Asked and Answered
Category: Best Legal Practices , Legal News , Security
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ABA Journal: Asked and Answered
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