Admission to the New York State Bar
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Admission to the New York State Bar a compendium of statutes and rules

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Published by New York State Bar Association in [Albany, N.Y.] .
Written in English



  • New York (State)


  • Admission to the bar -- New York (State),
  • Practice of law -- New York (State)

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Edition Notes

Statementcompiled by Daniel C. Brennan.
ContributionsBrennan, Daniel C.
LC ClassificationsKFN5076 .A3 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (loose-leaf) ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1747257M
ISBN 100942954564
LC Control Number92061677

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