Jon lydell, owner and partner of Lydell and Lydell, has quite an interesting story to tell. Not only does he have a remarkably diverse background, he really managed to make an impression at the first hearing he attended after starting his practice. Read on to find out why Mr. Lydell walked away from that hearing “beet faced.”
What made you decide to start your own firm?
Jon Lydell: I thought I could be good at this, and I did not have a desire to work for a large law firm with the accompanying interoffice politics, lack of control over work hours, draconian required billable hours etc. So I decided to be a solo practitioner.
How was it that you ended up finding your niche?
Jon Lydell: I sort of f