Faculty Author Type

In Memoriam [W. Wesley Pue]

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Alberta Law Review

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Working Paper

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legal professions; professionalism; history; professional ethics


This paper explores the mythologies contemporary lawyers generate in defence of existing professional structures. Drawing on the history of legal professions, the paper engages critically with professional apologetics, from a perspective influenced by diverse contemporary writings on legal professions including those associated with Richard Abel, Terrence Halliday, and others.

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