For Jerry Braun, a Career of Addiction in Law
It took a doctor’s intervention and being hauled off by the county sheriff to put Jerry Braun, co-founder of Farella Braun + Martel, on the path to recovery and to assisting other lawyers.
Mr. Braun is past president of The Other Bar, an organization designed to help alcoholics in the legal profession. He also is the founder, president and co-director of The Other Road Foundation, a non-profit group that underwrites treatment for recovering alcoholics.
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