Five Great Anglo-American Jewish Lawyers Goodhart, Arthur L. Five Jewish Lawyers of the Common Law. Originally published: London: Oxford University Press, 1949. , 74 pp. Reprinted 2000 by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. ISBN-13: 9781584770459; ISBN-10: 1584770457. Hardcover. New. $35. * Considered in light of the leading roles they have played in the history of the common law, the five British and American lawyers are Judah Philip Benjamin, Sir George Jessel, Louis Brandeis, Rufus Isaacs, and Benjamin Cardozo. The text--considerably expanded and here annotated--of the eleventh Lucien Wolf Memorial Lecture, was delivered on May 15, 1947 at University College, London University. Arthur L. Goodhart [1891-1978] was the professor of jurisprudence at the University of Oxford. He gave up the chair in 1951 on his appointment as master of University College, serving, as the first American to head an Oxbridge college. In 1938 he was made an honorary bencher of Lincoln's Inn and in 1943 a King's Counsel, only the second American ever to be so distinguished.
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