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Gentlemen and the law.

Michael Birks

Gentlemen and the law.

by Michael Birks

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Stevens in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lawyers -- Great Britain -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination304 p.
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14507574M

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OCLC Number: Description: xi, pages: illustrations ; 25 cm: Contents: Alter ego --The common attorney --The attorney's practice in medieval England --Scriveners and the art of conveyancing --The age of transition --Private practice and public services in the seventeenth century --Gentlemen practisers and the incorporated law society --A smart and dashing clerk --The attorney's.

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In Becoming Gentlemen Guinier, Fine, and Balin dare us to question what it means to become qualified, what a fair goal in education might be, and what we can learn from the experience of women law students about teaching and evaluating students in general.

Including the authors' original study and two essays and a personal afterword by Lani 5/5(3). Book Review – Ladies And Gentlemen Of The Jury: Greatest Closing Arguments In Modern Law (Michael S. Lief) My wife gave this book to me years ago just before my first jury trial. I took it to the office with the idea of chipping away a little at a time/5.

Alter ego --The common attorney --The attorney's practice in medieval England --Scriveners and the art of conveyancing --The age of transition --Private practice and public services in the seventeenth century --Gentlemen practisers and the incorporated law society --A smart and dashing clerk --The attorney's place in Georgian society --Law.

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