Advice on how to dress for court boils down to dressing conservatively so that your clothing doesn’t detract from your presentation. But little of that advice takes real advantage of judicial bias against pro se litigants. The key is to dress so that you subtly remind the judge you’re not a lawyer. Then start saying things like compulsory joinder and res ipsa loquitur and watch the judge’s lip hit the floor.
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