Foreward: Reintroducing a Classic Study of the Legal Profession
William T. Gallagher
Golden Gate University School of Law
July 16, 2011
This Foreward introduces the re-issue (in print and ebook formats) of Jerome E. Carlin, Lawyers on Their Own (Quid Pro Books, Classics of Law & Society Series, 2011). The Foreward highlights the main contributions of Carlin's classic empirical study of urban solo-practice lawyers and identifies some of the contemporary scholarship on the legal profession that Carlin's book has influenced.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 7
Keywords: Legal profession, lawyers, legal ethics, empirical social science
Date posted: July 19, 2011