Top 100 Philadelphia Moments: #25 to #11

25. THE CLASS-ACTION SUIT PIONEERED, 1963
25. THE CLASS-ACTION SUIT PIONEERED, 1963
Philadelphia attorneys David Berger and Harold Kohn began taking legal fights to entire industries and individual corporations. Their battles led thousands of “little people” to band together in civil actions, resuscitating the image of the noble, ­Hamilton-esque Philadelphia Lawyer.

 
 

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