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someone who recently acquired power (or acts as though they did), and disrespects others
  • If you were not of the right background and religion and social class and you came out of law school in that era, you joined some smaller, second-rate, upstart law firm on a rung below the big names downtown, or you simply went into business for yourself and took "whatever came in the door", that is, whatever legal work the big downtown firms did not want for themselves.
    Chapter 5 (19% in)

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