How to Help when a Mass Disaster Strikes - the New York 9/11 Experience
Wallace Leinheardt
PROBATE& PROPERTY SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2002 19 The September 11, 2001 World Trade Center attack was a tremendous shock to all people. An even greater surprise was how, as a result of extraordinary efforts by the bar and bench, legal obstacles that might have been encountered by the families of victims were completely eliminated. Following the tragedy, the immediate attention of the New York State Bar Association, the Association of the Bar of the City of New York, and the New York County Lawyers’...