As a former legal secretary, I was hugely interested in the following article which was posted on May 26, 2010 by Debra Cassens Weiss :

"Legal secretaries are largely invisible in the academic literature, but one Chicago law professor is setting out to change that.

Felice Batlan, an assistant law professor at the Chicago-Kent College of Law, surveyed 164 legal secretaries last year and learned some sobering news, the Wisconsin Law Journal reports.  Nearly 20 percent had recently lost their jobs...
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