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Patrick Daniel, founder and principal of Patrick Daniel Law based in Houston.

There is nothing more daunting in the practice of law than attempting to try your first case. Most lawyers either don’t try cases, are scared to try cases, or have tried and failed. Some people have been a victim of all three. However, with the right amount of preparation, knowledge and understanding, you can take a lot of the scare, terror and fear out of trying your first case.

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