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Divided ABA Adopts Resolution on Nonlawyer Legal Services (American Lawyer)

American Lawyer, February 8, 2016

Divided ABA Adopts Resolution on Nonlawyer Legal Services

The New York City Bar Association did not take a position on the resolution, saying that it may need further discussion. But city bar president Debra Raskin made it clear that her group’s view differs from that of the state bar. “The city bar endorses the concept that nonlawyers can play a role in closing the justice gap,” Raskin stated. “We must continue the conversation about how to expand the role of nonlawyers in this country.”

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