Legal Spirits⠀ (PDF)
Why do lawyers wear robes?
Why are those robes always black?
What is the origin of the jabot, the hood, the wig?
How long has the legal profession existed?
What do we know about judges and juries?
This book looks at the origins of many symbols of the legal world with an original eye and meticulous research. By helping jurists to decode their world, it presents a new perspective on their profession.
Each topic is illustrated with an original work by the author.
* A portion of the profits from purchasing this book will be donated to the Éducaloi organization (educaloi.qc.ca) to assist them in their mission of simplifying legal language.