Taking the English Right to Counsel Seriously in American 'Civil Gideon' Litigation

24 Pages Posted: 2 Feb 2011 Last revised: 12 Mar 2011

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Scott F. Llewellyn

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Brian Hawkins

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Date Written: February 2, 2011

Abstract

This article surveys the breadth and depth of English law applying the English common law and statutory rights to counsel. It also discusses how that law might apply in American states that have incorporated English common law.

Keywords: Right to Counsel, Civil Gideon, Access to Justice

Suggested Citation

Llewellyn, Scott F. and Hawkins, Brian, Taking the English Right to Counsel Seriously in American 'Civil Gideon' Litigation (February 2, 2011). University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform, Forthcoming. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1753407 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1753407

Scott F. Llewellyn

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Brian Hawkins (Contact Author)

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