Lawyers on Their Own: The Solo Practitioner in an Urban Setting by Jerome E. Carlin
Approx. 71,460 words.
Published on July 16, 2011 by
Quid Pro Books.
Renowned socio-legal study of lawyers in solo practice in Chicago during the 1960s, as updated in 1994. Includes new 2011 Foreword by law professor William Gallagher. The book is considered foundational for studies of the legal profession and legal ethics for small-client practice. Carlin exposes the underbelly of practice among solo lawyers and their methods of getting business, in many settings.