Pictures of lawyers and lawyer commercials often feature a bookcase filled with leather bound tomes of law. What’s in them? A list of laws? Socratic discourses about what’s legal and what’s not? Pictures? Do lawyers read these books?
The answer has changed over time, so I wrote a blog post on the subject from the perspective of a lawyer in litigation:
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