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The betrayed profession

lawyering at the end of the twentieth century
  • 273 Pages
  • 2.99 MB
  • English
C. Scribner"s Sons , New York
Lawyers -- United States, Legal ethics -- United States, Practice of law -- Corrupt practices -- United S


United St

StatementSol M. Linowitz with Martin Mayer.
ContributionsMayer, Martin, 1928-
LC ClassificationsKF300 .L56 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 273 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1421774M
ISBN 100684194163
LC Control Number93031995

Thoroughly enjoyed this book. It is a good expose' that depicts how Lawyers have betrayed a once noble profession that sought to temper justice with reason and mercy.

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How did they betray their profession. Simply put, it was their luster for money and power In by:   The Betrayed Profession criticizes not the mouthpieces and the ambulance chasers that are the usual targets of public criticism, but the leaders of the bar--the New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, and Washington, D.C., firms that have created a "legal services industry" and turned a public calling into an increasingly narrowed business.5/5(3).

Overlong and overly impressionistic breast-beating from one of the elder statesmen of the American bar with help from Mayer (The Greatest Ever Bank Robbery, ). How profound can reader response be to a book that conludes: ``The fault is not in our stars but in ourselves''.

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