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“Norris Schmidt, Philadelphia’s First African-American Firm, Is a Model for All Firms”

On July 20, 2007 by Schnader

In this insightful commentary that was published by The Legal Intelligencer, Mr. Dandridge reviews the history of Norris Schmidt Green Harris Higginbotham & Brown, which is often referred to as Philadelphia’s first African-American law firm, and notes that the firm was one of the city’s best law firms, regardless of ethnicity. Indeed, he emphasizes, the Norris Schmidt firm served as a model for many of the non-African-American full-service law firms that we see today.

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