Are Lawyers All Raging Psychopaths? Well, it seems to help if they want to be successful.



“At one point, Dutton speaks to a successful attorney who told him: ‘Deep inside me there’s a serial killer lurking somewhere. But I keep him amused with cocaine, Formula One, booty calls, and coruscating cross-examination.'”

“…psychopathic traits such as arrogance, ruthlessness, deceitfulness, manipulation, and charisma can help CEOs and attorneys succeed in their professions.”


Johnson, R. (2014, August 19). Are Lawyers all Raging Psychopaths? Retrieved August 4, 2015, from