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The Wall Street lawyer

professional organization man?

by Erwin O. Smigel

  • 114 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Free Press of Glencoe in [New York] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Lawyers -- United States.,
    • Law offices -- United States.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF297 .S45 1964
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 369 p.
      Number of Pages369
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5914562M
      LC Control Number64016968

      ‘White Shoe’ Review: Lawyering Up the 20th Century The rise of the modern law firm paralleled the rise of the corporation. To be a robber baron was to need not a lawyer but an entire legal team. Getting a high-paying BigLaw job on Wall Street is quite simply not as hard as it used to be. Law school admissions are down, which means the competition is less fierce. The Top Law Schools website provides guidance on personal statements to people like you. Don’t apply to anything below the top 15 on their list.

      Trump Faults Former Lawyer for Writing Book, Says It May Violate Attorney-Client Privilege Goldberg says barrage of criticism weighs on president, legal team erred in Cohen reversal.   Harper Lee may have written a third novel, lawyer suggests In a lengthy piece in the Wall Street Journal, she intimates that there may be a third novel by Lee residing in a .

      A white-shoe firm is a leading professional services firm in the United States, particularly firms that have either been in existence for more than a century and represent Fortune companies; or a leading professional services firm that serves clients that have been in existence for more than a century and represents Fortune companies. It typically—but not always—refers to financial.   The Wall Street lawyer Walter J. Clayton does not travel in political circles, nor is he well known in corporate America. He is the insider’s insider — a deal maker.


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