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Lawyer Barons: What Their Contingency Fees Really Cost America by Lester Brickman

Engage Volume 12, Issue 1, June 2011

June 3, 2011

Margaret A. Little

No scholar has studied the role of the contingency fee in America more comprehensively than Professor Lester Brickman. He has now published a definitive book that examines the historic, economic, and political legacy of this American means of financing the always elusive quest for justice. His book proves the ancient maxim that justice truly is the least observed of all the virtues...

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