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How and when to be your own lawyer

by Robert W. Schachner

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Published by Avery Pub. Group in Garden City Park, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Civil procedure -- United States,
    • Pro se representation -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 395-397) and index.

      StatementRobert Schachner with Marvin Quittner.
      ContributionsQuittner, Marvin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF8841 .S32 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 416 p. ;
      Number of Pages416
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL45235M
      ISBN 100895299984
      LC Control Number99041863

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