Philosopher, Poet or Lawyer

Philosopher, Poet or Lawyer

Austin American-Statesman social blogger, Michael Barnes, talks with Pete Schenkkan about idealism and the law.

“Gray-suited Pete Schenkkan doesn’t look like a philosopher or a poet. Given his brushed-back hair and studied smile, he appears just right for his actual job: A lawyer who deals in the area of regulatory litigation.

Yet Schenkkan — who belongs to a well-known Austin family of writers, actors, teachers and activists — can’t help seeing his job in a noble light.”

Read the full story here on the Out and About Blog.


photo courtesy of Michael Barnes