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Professional Views of Children's Participation

Patrick Parkinson and Judy Cashmore

in The Voice of a Child in Family Law Disputes

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199237791
eISBN:
9780191717222
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199237791.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Family Law

This chapter compares the views of the professionals involved in family law disputes: the mediators, counsellors, lawyers, and judges. These professionals play an important role as advisers, ... More


Negotiating Justice: Progressive Lawyering, Low-Income Clients, and the Quest for Social Change

Corey S. Shdaimah

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814740545
eISBN:
9780814786703
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814740545.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Family Law

While many young people become lawyers for the big bucks, others are motivated by the pursuit of social justice, seeking to help people for whom legal services are financially, socially, or ... More


The Interface between Life and Law

Flavia Agnes

in Family Law Volume 2: Marriage, Divorce, and Matrimonial Litigation

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780198072201
eISBN:
9780199081301
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198072201.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Family Law

In the interface between life and law, the mundane and the ordinariness of life gets blended with lofty jurisprudential concepts and gets transformed into a legal narrative. The case of Farzana ... More


2 Why Talk to Clients and Lawyers?: A Grounded Interpretivist Framework

Corey S. Shdaimah

in Negotiating Justice: Progressive Lawyering, Low-Income Clients, and the Quest for Social Change

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814740545
eISBN:
9780814786703
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814740545.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Family Law

This chapter describes the theoretical framework and methods used in interviews with clients and lawyers to study progressive lawyering. It begins by comparing two strains of literature on legal ... More


4 Did Someone Say Autonomy?

Corey S. Shdaimah

in Negotiating Justice: Progressive Lawyering, Low-Income Clients, and the Quest for Social Change

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814740545
eISBN:
9780814786703
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814740545.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Family Law

This chapter examines the value of client autonomy in progressive lawyering. It first considers the rationale underpinning autonomy as an ideal, along with the prevailing view of autonomy and how ... More


6 Lawyer and Client: Face to Face

Corey S. Shdaimah

in Negotiating Justice: Progressive Lawyering, Low-Income Clients, and the Quest for Social Change

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814740545
eISBN:
9780814786703
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814740545.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Family Law

This chapter examines legal services lawyering as it takes place through face-to-face encounters between lawyers and clients. It considers the importance of focusing on clients in progressive ... More


7 Progressive Lawyering and the Ethic of Risk

Corey S. Shdaimah

in Negotiating Justice: Progressive Lawyering, Low-Income Clients, and the Quest for Social Change

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814740545
eISBN:
9780814786703
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814740545.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Family Law

This chapter explores the role of the ethic of risk in progressive lawyering. Drawing on Sharon Welch's feminist ethic of risk, it considers the practice of public interest law as it relates to a ... More


Why Talk to Clients and Lawyers?: A Grounded Interpretivist Framework

Corey S. Shdaimah

in Negotiating Justice: Progressive Lawyering, Low-Income Clients, and the Quest for Social Change

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814740545
eISBN:
9780814786703
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814740545.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Family Law

This chapter describes the theoretical framework and methods used in interviews with clients and lawyers to study progressive lawyering. It begins by comparing two strains of literature on legal ... More


Did Someone Say Autonomy?

Corey S. Shdaimah

in Negotiating Justice: Progressive Lawyering, Low-Income Clients, and the Quest for Social Change

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814740545
eISBN:
9780814786703
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814740545.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Family Law

This chapter examines the value of client autonomy in progressive lawyering. It first considers the rationale underpinning autonomy as an ideal, along with the prevailing view of autonomy and how ... More


Lawyer and Client: Face to Face

Corey S. Shdaimah

in Negotiating Justice: Progressive Lawyering, Low-Income Clients, and the Quest for Social Change

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814740545
eISBN:
9780814786703
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814740545.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Family Law

This chapter examines legal services lawyering as it takes place through face-to-face encounters between lawyers and clients. It considers the importance of focusing on clients in progressive ... More


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