The Maxims Of Jurisprudence And Creativity In The Law
“No one should suffer by the act of another” and other Maxims found at Civil Code sections 3509-3548
“It’s in the Maxims of Jurisprudence!” he exclaimed.
“Look them up, in the Civil Code.”
I rifled through my four-in-one book… “Found them!”
We laughed and awkwardly high-fived, both of us a bit delirious from our late-night trial prep. I was a young second chair getting to bounce ideas back and forth with a gracious, seasoned trial lawyer.