Monthly Lawyer Profile – Clarke Burnett

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Blog, Firm News

 Why did you become a lawyer?

I watched way too many TV shows involving lawyers – they always had exciting cases to argue and they always won!

What is the focus of your law practice?

Criminal law

If you weren’t a lawyer, what profession would you like to attempt?

University Professor of Anthropology

If you weren’t a lawyer, what profession would you never do?

Telemarketer!

Your favourite technology tool?

Android phone

What is the first thing you check each morning?

That my dog is still alive (he is very old)

What are people most surprised to learn about you?

That I was adopted

Your biggest extravagance?

Travelling

Your favourite food and drink?

A rare steak and a cold tall glass of craft beer

Your favourite motto?

Don’t live your life like J. Alfred Prufrock