English Lawyers Unable to Meet Requests

April 1975
American Bar Association Journal;Apr75, Vol. 61 Issue 4, p473
Academic Journal
Informs on the inability of representative organizations of the English law profession to meet many requests from American lawyers and bar groups. Financial limitations and relative size of the English organizations; Statement from the Joint Committee on Overseas Relations of the Senate of the Inns of Court and the Bar and the Law Society.


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