World class

Robins, Jon
October 2005
Lawyer;10/24/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 41, p14
Trade Publication
Profiles American lawyer Michael Hausfeld. Commitment to take the class action ideology across the world; Speculation of colleagues on capability to foster an international movement; Impression of the success of claimant lawyers in Great Britain.


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