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Patrick Donovan, criminal defense attorney

Patrick Donovan is a criminal defense attorney from Quincy, Mass. who handles drunken-driving cases. While every criminal has the constitutional right to a lawyer, he sometimes encounters people who see it differently, and say so. But people keep driving drunk, so he keeps making a good living.

"I had a person insult me on my honeymoon," he said. "Her husband was a cop. And one time a person sitting next to me on a plane abruptly stopped talking to me once he learned I represented drunk drivers. I didn't care, because I was heading to a conference of drunk-driving attorneys in Las Vegas."

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