Lunch in the office break room means, often as not, that The People’s Court will be on the TV. Given the demographics of daytime television, we can count on seeing commercials for lawyers, prescription drugs (“Ask your doctor!”), nonprescription drugs, lawyers, casinos, buy-here-pay-here auto dealers, and lawyers.
At the time, I showed you a TV spot for one of the lawyers, complete with splashy graphics and used-car-salesman bombast. This commercial for a rival firm is decidedly lower-key:
In those last few seconds, you may have noticed two men and five women. Does this 5:2 ratio accurately represent the firm? Take a peek at this photo from their Web site:
Surely they can’t all be clerks.